Dagestan: Melting Mountains

Aleinikov A.A., Lipka O.N. Dagestan: Melting Mountains. – M.: WWF-Russia, 2016. – 108 p.

The book provides an assessment of the current state of Dagestan’s glaciers and evaluates the reduction in glacier-covered area against the data as of the mid-20th century. A focus is made on the impacts of climate change observed in recent decades. A modern ‘Atlas of Dagestan’s glaciers’ is developed building on remote-sensing data. Based on current trends and projections, directions and potential measures for climate change adaptation are described.Intended for glaciology and climatology experts, as well as for a wide range of professionals interested in environmental protection and climate change adaptation.

Released at December 2016

Russian version is available

Electronic version of publication


 

Вы можете помочь сделать больше

Регулярные пожертвования
Единовременное пожертвование
руб.