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Rock glaciers, Bernese Alps, western Switzerland
Entry ID: GGD286

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Abstract: This inventory has been established from the results of the interpretation of aerial photographs and field work between 1992 and 1994. The area investigated covers the entire Bernese Alps (western Switzerland), about 4200 km2, and is situated between 46 deg 10' and 46 deg 50' N and 7 deg 10' and 8 deg 30' E. The Bernese Alps are one of the main European watersheds, separating the catchment area ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.83   S: 46.17   E: 8.5   W: 7.17

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Imhof, M.
Dataset Title: Rock glaciers, Bernese Alps, western Switzerland
Dataset Series Name: GGD286
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31
Data Center
Frozen Ground Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Phone: 41 31 631 8567
Fax: 41 31 631 8511
Email: imhof at
Contact Address:
University of Bern
Institute of Geography
Hallerstrasse 12
City: Bern
Postal Code: CH-3012
Country: Switzerland
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-05-01