Virtual Alps - Glaciers Noir & Blanc

Exercises

View over Glacier Noir. Name the features laballed A - H. (photo: T. Stott). Click image to enlarge. Click for answers Fig 11 View over Glacier Blanc. Name the features laballed A - E. (photo: T. Stott). Click image to enlarge. Click for answers Fig 12

Download and Save this Excel file which contains temperature and discharge data for a period in July 2005 for the Torrent du Glacier Noir.

Plot a time series chart with air temperature on primary y-axis, and discharge on secondary y-axis, with time (days) on x-axis. Your chart should end up looking like the one on the right (click to enlarge it).

Download Excel data file (128 KB).

Download, save & complete the worksheet on erosion and suspended sediment transport patterns in the Torrent du Glacier Noir Download suspended sediment transport worksheet (word file, 364 KB).


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