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Anales del Instituto de la Patagonia

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Abstract

RIVERA, Andrés; BOWN, Francisca; WENDT, Anja  and  BRAVO, Claudio. Recent glacier changes in southern Chile and in the Antartic Peninsula. Anales Instituto Patagonia (Chile) [online]. 2012, vol.40, n.1, pp. 39-44. ISSN 0718-686X.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-686X2012000100003.

A synthesis is presented of the recent glaciological research done by Centro de Estudios Científicos, CECS, in Chile and the Antarctic Peninsula by using a variety of modern methodologies with the aim of detecting glacier change trends throughout recent decades.

Keywords : Volcanic activity; glacier frontal; thickness; velocity changes; ice shelves collapse.

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