Accession Number : AD0672503
Title : ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH IN THE SAMIR VALLEY OF THE HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN.
Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Dec 65-May 68,
Corporate Author : NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE UNIV (ENGLAND)
Personal Author(s) : James,A.
Report Date : JUN 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 193
Abstract : The report presents the results of an expedition to make meteorological and hydrological observations on a tropical glacier. Ancillary studies were made of other environmental features and were to be combined with an examination of the plant, animal and human communities to give an integrated picture of the region. The report covers the Glaciology, Meteorology, Hydrology, Geomorphology, Limnology, Botany, Dental Anthropology, and Land Use. (Author)
Descriptors : (*GLACIERS, AFGHANISTAN), METEOROLOGY, HYDROLOGY, SEDIMENTATION, ECOLOGY, PLANTS(BOTANY), WEATHER, ANTHROPOLOGY, TEETH, DISEASES, AGRICULTURE, MEDICAL RESEARCH, FOOD
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Anatomy and Physiology
Medicine and Medical Research
Snow, Ice and Permafrost
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE