Rocky Landforms – Valuable Sources Of Palaeoclimatic Information?
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I am PhD candidate at the Department of Geography at the University of Bonn. My research focus is on periglacial geomorphology and glaciation history in Norway.

                       

Rocky Landforms – Valuable Sources Of Palaeoclimatic Information?

Glaciers play a crucial role in environmental systems, they act as freshwater reservoirs for millions of people around the world and are the basis for socio-economic activities such as hydropower or agriculture. Due to global warming and their substantial worldwide retreat, they became an emerging research object. The present variability of glaciers is an indicator for changing climate conditions and is monitored and intensively studied. However, to make accurate predictions about future glacier variations, we need to improve our understanding...

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