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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 ...
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 ...