Articles | Volume 4, issue 1
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 4, 23–30, 2012
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 4, 23–30, 2012

  24 Jul 2012

24 Jul 2012

King George Island ice cap geometry updated with airborne GPR measurements

M. Rückamp and N. Blindow

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