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Destination Antarctica: A Meteorological Perspective on the Logistics of Air Transport to McMurdo Sound
A flight to the Antarctic from the 'gateway' at Christchurch is quite different from any flight elsewhere in the world. Firstly, it is different in that nearly all of the flight occurs over water, therefore there is no ...
Antarctic Ice Streams: a review
(University of Canterbury, 2002)
The stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet is influenced by the stability of the fast flowing ice streams that provide an outlet for much of the ice. These ice streams flow at speeds of up to 800m per year, two orders ...
Human Impact on the Antarctic Environment: Minimising the Risk to the Unique Environment of Sub-glacial Lakes
The Representatives, Recalling Article II of the Antarctic Treaty and Recommendations VIII-13, X-7, XII-3 and XIV-3; Recognizing the knowledge of the tectonic, geochemical, climatic, glacial and biological evolution of the ...