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physiography of arctic Canada

J. Brian Bird

physiography of arctic Canada

with special reference to the area south of Parry Channel

by J. Brian Bird

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Published by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


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Statementby J. Brian Bird.
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Open LibraryOL20310870M

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The physiography of arctic Canada: with special reference to the area south of Parry Channel. [J Brian Bird; Rand Corporation.] -- Geomorphological processes and their results in northern Canada; observations based on field work and analysis of aerial photographs.

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The islands of the Canadian Arctic archipelago lie north of the Canadian mainland, and for convenience in this discussion will include the large Boothia and Melville peninsulas.

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High Arctic cross-shelf troughs are characterised by shelf-break widths of between 12 and km (Fig. 8B). The majority of troughs are less than km wide and the modal width is 20–40 km.

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This book summarizes the research conducted within the Canadian component of the International Biological Program. The area studied covers 16 square miles, an oasis in these northern lands, unusually rich in flora and fauna. Much of the basic information learned from the studies can be applied to all arctic island land management plans.

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Bathymetry and physiography. Author(s) G. Johnson. Johnson. The highest glacier coverage (and glacier volume) can be found in the Arctic (Arctic Canada, Greenland, Svalbard, and the Russian Arctic) and Antarctic regions where approximately 44 percent (∼53 percent) and approximately 18 percent (∼22 percent), respectively, of the Earth's glacier cover (glacier volume) is located (TableHuss and Author: Tobias Bolch, Tobias Bolch, Hanne H.

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