glaciated


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covered with ice (as by a glacier) or affected by glacial action

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Total quantity or scope: The contract is for the supply of equipment for complex research and monitoring hydrological and hydrochemical glaciated catchments and niezlodowaconych in the polar regions, including
Year 12 went to Cwm Idwal as part of their A level course to study a glaciated area, the processes that occurred there during the last ice age and the resulting landforms.
on the surface of glaciers at high elevations, which causes more incoming sunlight to be converted to heat, has led to spike in warming in the glaciated regions.
Talking about major causes of warming temperatures in the mountain regions, he said that increasing release of heat in the high atmosphere, aerosol pollutants at low elevations and deposit of dust and black soot on the surface of glaciers at high elevations, which causes more incoming sunlight to be converted to heat, has led to spike in warming in the glaciated regions.
Last fall, he took them to Patagonia, a region of glaciated mountains in Argentina and Chile, and skied tall peaks miles from remote trailheads, where a broken ski would be dangerous.
Known as the central lowlands, the middle and western counties are dominated by glaciated plains, fertile soil, gently rolling hills and substantial agriculture.
We know comparatively little about the exploration and reoccupation of recently glaciated landscapes, and yet this process must have taken place many times across Europe in newly emerging landscapes at the end of the Last Glacial period.
The bodies of the two guides and four climbers who fell to their deaths last week on the 14,410-foot glaciated peak may never be recovered because of the hazardous terrain, authorities say.
The region where the Brady soil formed was not glaciated, but underwent radical change as the Northern Hemisphere's retreating glaciers sparked an abrupt shift in climate, including changes in vegetation and a regime of wildfire that contributed to carbon sequestration as the soil was rapidly buried by accumulating loess.
The mountain range, the most glaciated part of the world outside the polar regions, is classed as a sub–range of the Himalayas and spans the borders of Pakistan, India and China.
Summary: Africa's highest mountain is unlike any other--with one of the most versatile ecosystems: a rainforest, a desert, planes and a glaciated summit.
With its architecture grafted onto alpine slopes, the aid is a palimpsest of glaciated ges-tures--formations, geological and man-made, that have accumulated across generations.
Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the Lower 48, with more than two dozen major glaciers, including ice as deep as 700 feet on Carbon Glacier.
In the formerly glaciated parts of North America--most of Canada and much of the northern reaches of the United States--there are no native earthworms.