Title

Toward Mountains Without Snow and Ice: How Climate Change will Transform our Mountain Environments in the 21st Century

Publication Date

11-8-2017

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Abstract

In this presentation, Prof. Mathias Vuille discusses the impacts of climate change in mountain environments, with a special focus on the South American Andes, where glacier retreat will affect water resources, natural hazards, ecosystem integrity, tourism and cultural belief systems of indigenous populations.

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To learn more about Mathias Vuille, Professor of Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences, University at Albany and his work, please click on the link below.

http://www.atmos.albany.edu/facstaff/mathias/

To learn more about how climate change affects mountain regions around the world, click on one of the links below.

http://www.atmos.albany.edu/facstaff/mathias/pubs/Vuille_et_al_2018.pdf

http://www.atmos.albany.edu/facstaff/mathias/pubs/Huss_et_al_2017.pdf

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