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The Himalayan environment

The Himalayan environment

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Published by New Age International (P) in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weather -- Effect of mountains on -- India -- Congresses.,
  • Himalaya Mountains Region -- Environmental conditions -- Congresses.,
  • India -- Climate.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors S.K. Dash, J. Bahadur.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsDash, S. K., Bahadur, Jagdish.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE160.I4 H56 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 347 p. :
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19045012M
    ISBN 108122412319

    This book synthesizes the science of Himalayan dynamics and its manifestations on physical and ecosystems at different spatial-temporal scales. It covers relevant aspects of weather and climate, paleoclimate, snow, glacier and hydrology, ecology and forestry.


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