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Volume 7, issue 6
The Cryosphere, 7, 1741–1752, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-1741-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
The Cryosphere, 7, 1741–1752, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-1741-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 14 Nov 2013

Research article | 14 Nov 2013

Characterization of L-band synthetic aperture radar (SAR) backscatter from floating and grounded thermokarst lake ice in Arctic Alaska

M. Engram et al.

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