Snow and Ice-Related Hazards, Risks and Disasters (BOK)

Wilfried Haeberli & Colin Whiteman

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Snow and Ice-Related Hazards, Risks, and Disasters provides you with the latest scientific developments in glacier surges and melting, ice shelf collapses, paleo-climate reconstruction, sea level rise, climate change implications, causality, impacts, preparedness, and mitigation. It takes a geo-scientific approach to the topic while also covering current thinking about directly related social scientific issues that can adversely affect ecosystems and global economies. * Puts the contributions from expert oceanographers, geologists, geophysicists, environmental scientists, and climatologists selected by a world-renowned editorial board in your hands* Presents the latest research on causality, glacial surges, ice-shelf collapses, sea level rise, climate change implications, and more* Numerous tables, maps, diagrams, illustrations and photographs of hazardous processes will be included* Features new insights into the implications of climate change on increased melting, collapsing, flooding, methane emissions, and sea level rise

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Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2014 Forfatter Wilfried Haeberli & Colin Whiteman
Forlag
ACADEMIC PRESS
ISBN 9780123948496
Antall sider 812 Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,9cm x 3cm
Vekt 651 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Andre medvirkende Colin A. Whiteman, Wilfried Haeberli Emner og form Meteorology & climatology, Natural disasters