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TC | Volume 13, issue 1
The Cryosphere, 13, 325–350, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-325-2019
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The Cryosphere, 13, 325–350, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-325-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 01 Feb 2019

Research article | 01 Feb 2019

Global glacier volume projections under high-end climate change scenarios

Sarah Shannon et al.
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We present global glacier volume projections for the end of this century, under a range of high-end climate change scenarios, defined as exceeding 2 °C global average warming. The ice loss contribution to sea level rise for all glaciers excluding those on the peripheral of the Antarctic ice sheet is 215.2 ± 21.3 mm. Such large ice losses will have consequences for sea level rise and for water supply in glacier-fed river systems.
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