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Year: 2011
We present new major and trace element data, together with U–Pb ages for zircon sand grains from the major tributaries of the Indus River, as well as the adjacent Ghaggar and Yamuna Rivers and from bedrocks within the Sutlej Valley, in order to constrain the origin of the sediment reaching the Arabian Sea
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Year: 2011
The results of this thesis highlight the importance of snow and glacially derived melt waters in the western Himalaya, where extensive regions receive only limited amounts of monsoonal rainfall
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Year: 2010
Mountainous soil erosion processes were investigated in the Urseren Valley (Central Switzerland) by means of measurements and simulations
Year: 2009
Accelerated land degradation, stemming from inappropriate agricultural practices, and associated environmental and social effects, has underlined the importance of measurement of environmental costs and benefits associated with agricultural practices in order to improve decision making in public policy in regard to land use and agriculture
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Year: 2009
For centuries, farmers living in the foothills of the Cotacachi Volcano have made their living by cultivating small plots of land with a diverse assortment of native crops, many of which are little-known outside the Andes
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Year: 2009
In southern South America, the maximum areal extent of ice during the Quaternary Period, the Greatest Patagonian Glaciation (GPG, [Mercer, J
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Year: 2008
This book includes sections on natural history, conservation of natural and cultural landscapes, with a lot of personal reminiscing
Year: 2007
The 1985 eruption of the Colombian volcano Nevado del Ruiz was a wake-up call to understand and comunicate the risk of natural disasters in Colombia and other mountainous countries
Year: 2007
Tropical mountain areas may undergo rapid land degradation as demographic growth and intensified agriculture cause more people to migrate to fragile ecosystems
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