Accession Number : AD0250367

Title :   JUNEAU ICE FIELD RESEARCH PROJECT. GLACIOLOGICAL AND RELATED STUDIES OF LEMON CREEK GLACIER, ALASKA

Corporate Author : AMERICAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : HEUSSER, CALVIN J. ; MARCUS, MELVIN G.

Report Date : 30 SEP 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : DATA COLLECTED ON THE GLACIER BETWEEN 1953 AND 1958 ARE ANALYZED AND INTERPRETED. PARTICULAR EMPHASIS IS PLACED ON THE 1958 FIELD SEASON. THE GLACIER'S VARIATIONS DURING THE 1900'S ARE EXPLAINED ON THE BASISOF AVAILABLE METEROLOGICAL RECORDS. WITH THE AID OF ADDITIONAL 1958 MOVEMENT AND HYDROLOGICAL DATA, NIELSENS EQUATIONS FOR THE EQUILIBRIUM GLACIER ARE TESTED.

Descriptors :   *GLACIERS, *HYDROLOGY, *ICE, MEASUREMENT, METEOROLOGY.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE