Articles | Volume 7, issue 1
The Cryosphere, 7, 201–204, 2013
The Cryosphere, 7, 201–204, 2013

Brief communication 01 Feb 2013

Brief communication | 01 Feb 2013

Brief Communication "Expansion of meltwater lakes on the Greenland Ice Sheet"

I. M. Howat et al.

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