Understanding drivers of glacier-length variability over the last millennium

  title={Understanding drivers of glacier-length variability over the last millennium},
  author={Alan Huston and Nicholas Siler and Gerard H. Roe and Erin Christine Pettit and Nathan J. Steiger},
  journal={The Cryosphere},
Abstract. Changes in glacier length reflect the integrated response to local fluctuations in temperature and precipitation resulting from both external forcing (e.g., volcanic eruptions or anthropogenic CO 2 ) and internal climate variability. In order to interpret the climate history reflected in the glacier moraine record, the influence of both sources of climate variability must therefore be considered. Here we study the last millennium of glacier-length variability across the globe using a… 

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