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The Cryosphere, 8, 1885–1903, 2014

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The Cryosphere, 8, 1885–1903, 2014
Research article
20 Oct 2014
Research article | 20 Oct 2014

Glacier area and length changes in Norway from repeat inventories

S. H. Winsvold et al.

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