Glacier changes and climate trends derived from multiple sources in the data scarce Cordillera Vilcanota region, southern Peruvian Andes

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Salzmann, N; Huggel, C; Rohrer, M; Silverio, W; Mark, B G; Burns, P; Portocarrero, C;

Original abstract: The role of glaciers as temporal water reservoirs is particularly pronounced in the (outer) tropics because of the very distinct wet/dry seasons. Rapid glacier retreat caused by climatic changes is thus a major concern, and decision makers demand urge... View more