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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,…

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