Articles | Volume 5, issue 3
The Cryosphere, 5, 561–567, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-5-561-2011
The Cryosphere, 5, 561–567, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-5-561-2011

Research article 18 Jul 2011

Research article | 18 Jul 2011

The "tipping" temperature within Subglacial Lake Ellsworth, West Antarctica and its implications for lake access

M. Thoma et al.

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