USGS P 1258-C

Publication Details

  • Title:

    Calving speed of Alaska tidewater glaciers, with application to Columbia Glacier
  • Authors:

    Brown, C.S., Meier, M.F., and Post, Austin
  • Publication Date:

    1982
  • Publisher:

    U.S. Geological Survey
  • Ordering Info:

    USGS Publications Warehouse
  • Quadrangle(s):

    Anchorage, Mount Fairweather, Seldovia, Seward, Skagway
  • Keyword(s):

    Geology; Glacial

Bibliographic Reference

Brown, C.S., Meier, M.F., and Post, Austin, 1982, Calving speed of Alaska tidewater glaciers, with application to Columbia Glacier: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1258-C, p. C1-C13, 4 sheets, scale 1:250,000.

Publication Products

  • ReportReport Information

  • Maps & Other Oversized SheetsMaps & Other Oversized Sheets

    • Plate 1 Advance, retreat, velocity, and bathymetry at the terminus of nine tidewater glaciers in Alaska, scale 1:20,000 (2.1 M)
    • Plate 2 Bathymetry of McCarty Fiord and maps of McCarty Glacier, Alaska, scale 1:100,000 (2.1 M)
    • Plate 3 Bathymetry of Muir Inlet and maps of Muir Glacier, Alaska, scale 1:100,000 (7.8 M)
    • Plate 4 Maps of the glacier and bathymetry of west Glacier Bay, Alaska, scale 1:250,000 (1.9 M)

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