The Cryosphere Science Series: Recent Climate Change Impacts on Mountain Glaciers

Editor/Author Pelto, Mauri
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-1-119-06811-2
Category: Science - Environmental sciences
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: March 2019

Glaciers are considered a key and an iconic indicator of climate change. The World Glacier Monitoring Service has noted that global alpine balance has been negative for 35 consecutive years. This highlights the dire future that alpine glaciers face. The goal of this volume is to tell the story, glacier by glacier, of response to climate change from 1984-2015.

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