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Ledenik pod Skuto kot pokazatelj podnebnih sprememb v slovenskem delu Alp = The Skuta glacier as an indicator of climate changes in Slovenian part of the Alps

Author(s): Miha Pavšek

Journal: Dela
ISSN 0354-0596

Issue: 28;
Start page: 207;
Date: 2007;
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Keywords: glaciers | glacier dynamics | climate changes | Kamnik-Savinja Alps | Slovenia

The Anton Melik Geographical Institute SRC SASA provide the regular annual measurementsof Triglav and Skuta glaciers for more than six decades. Both glaciers show a permanentretreat. Last measurements undoubtedly confirm the importance of the glacier shady positionat the foothills of the surrounding walls. Comparison of glacier characteristics with somemeteorological data helps us to recognize the influence of climate changes on this, mostsoutheastern lying glaciers in the Alps.
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