Articles | Volume 18, issue 9
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 3461–3479, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-3461-2014
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 3461–3479, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-3461-2014

Research article 09 Sep 2014

Research article | 09 Sep 2014

New method for assessing the susceptibility of glacial lakes to outburst floods in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru

A. Emmer and V. Vilímek

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