Articles | Volume 8, issue 2
The Cryosphere, 8, 359–376, 2014
The Cryosphere, 8, 359–376, 2014

Research article 03 Mar 2014

Research article | 03 Mar 2014

Glacial areas, lake areas, and snow lines from 1975 to 2012: status of the Cordillera Vilcanota, including the Quelccaya Ice Cap, northern central Andes, Peru

M. N. Hanshaw and B. Bookhagen

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