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Mapping McMurdo Ice Shelf Ice Thickness
The Continent Of science, Antarctica, bares an indescribable source Of data which contain solutions for several mysteries that scientists try to elucidate. The Antarctic ice shelves are one of them. Surveying and recording ...
The McMurdo Dry Valleys streams and their relations with Dry Valleys Lakes
(University of Canterbury, 2003)
First discovered by Robert Scott' s expedition (1904-1906), the McMurdo Dry Valleys are now visited every year by numbers of scientists of different disciplines. The McMurdo Dry Valleys represent the largest ice-free region ...
The Madrid Protocol on Environmental Protection: is it an effective tool?
Adopted in 1991 and ratified in 1998 (excluding Annex V) the Madrid Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty is a living legislative framework intended to regulate human activities in the Antarctic in ...