Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center


Other USGS Publications on Glaciers

Williams, R.S., Jr., 1983, Glaciers, clues to future climate?: U.S. Geological Survey General Interest Publication, Reston, Va., 21 p.

Williams, R.S., Jr., and Ferrigno, J.G., 1991, Cold beauty, rivers of ice: Earth, v. 1, no. 1, p. 42-49.

Williams, R.S., Jr., and Hall, D.K., 1993, Glaciers, in chapter on the cryosphere, in Gurney, R.J., Foster, J.L., and Parkinson, C.L., eds., Atlas of Earth Observations Related to Global Change: Cambridge (U.K.), Cambridge University Press, p. 401-422.

Ferrigno, J.G., Mullins, J.L., Stapleton, J.A., Chavez, P.S., Jr., Velasco, M.G., Williams, R.S., Jr., Delinski, G.F., Jr., and Lear, D'A., 1996, Satellite image map of Antarctica: 2nd edition, Prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey with support from the National Science Foundation, Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2560 (Scale 1:5,000,000). Note: Satellite image base of Antarctica available at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/project-pages/glacier_studies/

Snyder, E.F., 1996, Bibliography of glacier studies by the U.S. Geological Survey, Anchorage, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-723, 35 p.

Williams, R.S., Jr., 1996, Global environmental changes, natural, in Dasch, E.J., editor-in-chief, Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences: New York, Macmillan Reference USA, Simon and Schuster Macmillan, v. 1, p. 425-432. (Includes section on the Cryosphere on p. 430-431.)

Williams, R.S., Jr., and Hall, D.K., 1998, Use of remote sensing techniques, in Haeberli, W., Hoelzle, M., and Suter, S., eds., Into the 2nd century of world glacier monitoring, Prospects and strategies, A contribution to the International Hydrological Programme (IHP), and the Global Environmental Monitoring System (GEMS), World Glacier Monitoring Service: Paris, UNESCO Publishing, Studies and Reports in Hydrology, Publication 56, p. 97-111.

Hall, D.K., Williams, R.S., Jr., Barton, J.S., Sigurðsson, O., Smith, L.C., and Garvin, J.B., 2000, Evaluation of remote-sensing techniques to measure decadal-scale changes of Hofsjõkull ice cap, Iceland: Journal of Glaciology, v. 46, no. 154, p. 375-388.