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Volume 7, issue 5
The Cryosphere, 7, 1455–1471, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-1455-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
The Cryosphere, 7, 1455–1471, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-1455-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 24 Sep 2013

Research article | 24 Sep 2013

Changes in glacier equilibrium-line altitude in the western Alps from 1984 to 2010: evaluation by remote sensing and modeling of the morpho-topographic and climate controls

A. Rabatel et al.

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