Alton C. Byers

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Alton C. Byers 2017: Alpine habitat conservation and restoration in tropical and sub-tropical high mountains. In Allison, S. K. and Murphy, S. D. (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Ecological and Environmental Restoration. London: Routledge, 197-212.

Rounce, D. R., Alton C. Byers, Byers, E. A., McKinney, D. C. 2017: Brief communication: Observations of a glacier outburst flood from Lhotse Glacier, Everest area, Nepal. The Cryosphere, 11: 443-449. DOI: 10.5194/tc-11-443-2017

Rounce, D. R., McKinney, D. C., Lala, J. M., Alton C. Byers, Watson, C. S. 2016: A new remote hazard and risk assessment framework for glacial lakes in the Nepal Himalaya. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20: 3455-3475. DOI: 10.5194/hess-20-3455-2016

Watanabe, T., Alton C. Byers, Somos-Valenzuela, M. A., McKinney, D. C. 2016: The need for community involvement in glacial lake field research: The case of Imja Glacial Lake, Khumbu, Nepal Himalaya. In Singh, R. B., Schickhoff, U., and Mal, S. (eds.), Climate Change, Glacier Response, and Vegetation Dynamics in the Himalaya: Contributions Toward Future Earth Initiatives. Springer, 235-250. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-28977-9_13

Somos-Valenzuela, M. A., McKinney, D. C., Alton C. Byers, Rounce, D. R., Portocarrero, C., Lamsal, D. 2015: Assessing downstream flood impacts due to a potential GLOF from Imja Tsho in Nepal. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 19(3): 1401-1412. DOI: 10.5194/hess-19-1401-2015

Lamsal, D., Sawagaki, T., Watanabe, T., Alton C. Byers 2014: Assessment of glacial lake development and prospects of outburst susceptibility: Chamlang South Glacier, eastern Nepal Himalaya. Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk, 7(1): 403-423. DOI: 10.1080/19475705.2014.931306

Somos-Valenzuela, M. A., McKinney, D. C., Rounce, D. R., Alton C. Byers 2014: Changes in Imja Tsho in the Mount Everest region of Nepal. Cryosphere, 8(5): 1661-1671. DOI: 10.5194/tc-8-1661-2014

Alton C. Byers, McKinney, D. C., Thakali, S., Somos-Valenzuela, M. 2014: Promoting science-based, community-driven approaches to climate change adaptation in glaciated mountain ranges: HiMAP. Geography, 99 Pt 3: 143-152.

Alton C. Byers 2014: The Princess and the Duke. Wonderful West Virginia Magazine, September.

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