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Glaciers of Asia

Categories: Arctic/Antarctic,Asia,Climate Change,Environment,Natural Resources,Science/Technology

http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/p1386f/

One in a series of reports on Satellite Image Atlas of Glaciers of the World.  Each analyzes a specific glacierized region of the planet and monitors glacier changes.  Provides a baseline for the extent of glaciers in the 1970s and their later range in an increasingly warmer climatic period.  From the U.S. Geological Survey