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TC | Articles | Volume 12, issue 6
The Cryosphere, 12, 2109–2122, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-2109-2018
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The Cryosphere, 12, 2109–2122, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-2109-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 20 Jun 2018

Research article | 20 Jun 2018

Local topography increasingly influences the mass balance of a retreating cirque glacier

Caitlyn Florentine et al.

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