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The future of Asia's glaciers

Nature volume 549, pages 166167 (14 September 2017) | Download Citation

Glaciers in the high mountains of Asia are a crucial water resource, but are at risk from global warming. Modelling suggests that the glaciers will shed mass in direct proportion to the warming to which they are exposed. See Letter p.257

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  1. J. Graham Cogley is in the Department of Geography, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario K9L 0G2, Canada.

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