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Record #84810:

Evidence of a periodic ice-cliff avalanche on north-west Ellesmere Island, N.W.T., Canadian high Arctic / David J.A. Evans, Timothy G. Fisher.

Title: Evidence of a periodic ice-cliff avalanche on north-west Ellesmere Island, N.W.T., Canadian high Arctic / David J.A. Evans, Timothy G. Fisher.
Author(s): Evans, David J. A.
Fisher, Timothy G.
Date: 1987.
In: Journal of Glaciology. (1987.), Vol. 33(113) (1987)
Abstract: Discusses evidence for recent (1985) ice-cliff avalanche from outlet lobe of small plateau ice cap. Former avalanches noted from debris lying outside 1985 material. Periodic activity linked to build-up of meltwater in crevasses of lobe.
Notes:

Journal of Glaciology. Vol. 33(113) :68-71 (1987).

Keywords: 551.578.481 -- Avalanches, types.
E10 -- Glaciology: snow and avalanches.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*440) -- Northwest Territories.
(*464.2) -- Ellesmere Island.
SPRI record no.: 84810

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