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Point Measurements of Surface Mass Balance, Eklutna Glacier, Alaska, 2008-2015

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This data set consists of a time-series of direct measurements of glacier surface mass balance, at Eklutna Glacier, Alaska. It includes seasonal measurements of winter snow accumulation and summer snow and ice ablation.

Author(s): Sass, L. C.; Loso, M. G.; Geck, J.

Suggested Citation:
Sass, L. C., Loso, M. G. and Geck, J., 2017, Point Measurements of Surface Mass Balance, Eklutna Glacier, Alaska, 2008-2015: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7MP51CB.

Referenced Publication(s):
Sass, L. C., M. G. Loso, E. E. Thoms, and D. McGrath. 2017. Geometry, mass balance and thinning at Eklutna Glacier, Alaska: an altitude-mass-balance feedback with implications for water resources. Journal of Glaciology 63(238):343-354. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.146


DataID: 91 | doi:10.5066/F7MP51CB | Date Posted Online: 2017-01-12 | Last Updated: 2019-07-29 12:41:40