Month: April 2012

Significant Glaciers of Chile: Ice, Water and Community Survival near Santiago, Chile

April 27, 2012 0

The following is a trip report from one of our AAC Nikwax Alpine Bellwether Grant recipients, tasked with researching the effects of climate change in high alpine environments. Introduction Glaciologists have stated for some time that glacial mass recession may be a decisive indicator in our understanding of climate change.  Whether receding, relatively stable or,…

By nikwax

Summer Lovin’

April 20, 2012 0

Summer is coming! For some of us it’s coming quite quickly, for others it may seem like it’s taking its sweet time, but it is on its way. Be prepared for this lovely season by getting your gear ready. You don’t want to miss one sunny day! To help you get your gear ready, here’s…

By nikwax