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Vol. 38, No. 1, 2006

Quantifying the Mass Balance of Ice Caps on Severnaya Zemlya, Russian High Arctic. I: Climate and Mass Balance of the Vavilov Ice Cap  
R. P. Bassford, M. J. Siegert, J. A. Dowdeswell, J. Oerlemans, A. F. Glazovsky, Y. Y. Macheret
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Quantifying the Mass Balance of Ice Caps on Severnaya Zemlya, Russian High Arctic. II: Modeling the Flow of the Vavilov Ice Cap under the Present Climate  
R. P. Bassford, M. J. Siegert, J. A. Dowdeswell
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Quantifying the Mass Balance of Ice Caps on Severnaya Zemlya, Russian High Arctic. III: Sensitivity of Ice Caps in Severnaya Zemlya to Future Climate Change  
R. P. Bassford, M. J. Siegert, J. A. Dowdeswell
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Photosynthesis during an Episodic Drought in Abies lasiocarpa and Picea engelmannii across an Alpine Treeline  
Craig R. Brodersen, Matthew J. Germino, William K. Smith
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Spatial and Temporal Active Layer Dynamics along Three Glacial Meltwater Streams in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica  
Peter A. Conovitz, Lee H. MacDonald, Diane M. McKnight
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Strategy of Food Plant Selection in the Siberian Northern Pika, Ochotona hyperborea  
Joanna Gliwicz, Stanislaw Pagacz, Julia Witczuk
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A Stable Isotopic Investigation of a Polar Desert Hydrologic System, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica  
Michael N. Gooseff, W. Berry Lyons, Diane M. McKnight, Bruce H. Vaughn, Andrew G. Fountain, Carolyn Dowling
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Epilithic Lichen Communities in High Arctic Greenland: Physical, Environmental, and Geological Aspects of Their Ecology in Inglefield Land (78°-79°N)  
Eric Steen Hansen, Peter Robert Dawes, Bjørn Thomassen
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Short-term Periglacial Processes, Vegetation Succession, and Soil Development within Sorted Patterned Ground: Jotunheimen, Norway  
Jake E. Haugland
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Snow Depth and Vegetation Pattern in a Late-melting Snowbed Analyzed by GPS and GIS in the Giant Mountains, Czech Republic  
M. Hejcman, I. J. Dvorak, M. Kocianova, V. Pavlu, P. Nezerkova, O. Vitek, O. Rauch, J. Jenik
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Phenological Responses of Snowbed Species to Snow Removal Dates in the Central Alps: Implications for Climate Warming  
Karl Huelber, Michael Gottfried, Harald Pauli, Karl Reiter, Manuela Winkler, Georg Grabherr
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The Thinning and Retreat of Pårteglaciären, Northern Sweden, during the Twentieth Century and Its Relation to Climate  
Per Klingbjer, Frank Neidhart
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A Test of Treeline Theory on a Montane Permafrost Island  
Christian Körner, Günter Hoch
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Eolian Additions to Late Quaternary Alpine Soils, Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Front Range  
Daniel R. Muhs, James B. Benedict
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Plant Diversity and Resilience to Reindeer Grazing  
Johan Olofsson
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Spatial-Temporal Variability in Turbulent Fluxes during Spring Snowmelt  
S. Pohl, P. Marsh, G. E. Liston
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Recent Trends in Melting Conditions on the Antarctic Peninsula and Their Implications for Ice-sheet Mass Balance and Sea Level  
David G. Vaughan
147