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Volume 7, issue 4
The Cryosphere, 7, 1303–1314, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-1303-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
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The Cryosphere, 7, 1303–1314, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-1303-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 14 Aug 2013

Research article | 14 Aug 2013

Southwest-facing slopes control the formation of debris-covered glaciers in the Bhutan Himalaya

H. Nagai et al.
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