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Geomorphic Hazards associated with Glacial Change, Aoraki/Mount Cook region Southern Alps, New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2009)
Glacial floods and mass movements of ice, rock or debris are a significant hazard in many populated mountainous regions, often with devastating impacts upon human settlements and infrastructure. In response to atmospheric ...
Meteorology and snowpack structure associated with avalanche hazard, Porter Heights, Canterbury.
(University of Canterbury. Department of Geography, 2004)
With an increase in use of New Zealand's alpine terrain, there is a growing need to understand processes and phenomena associated with snow avalanche hazard. This research investigates snowpack structure and meteorological ...