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Abstract Volume Swiss Geoscience Meeting 2008, Lugano

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Abstract Volume SGM 2008
  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy-Petrology-Geochemistry
  3. Palaeontology
  4. Meteorology and Climatology
  5. Quaternary Research
  6. Apply! Snow, ice and Permafrost Science + Geomorphology
  7. Geofluids and related mineralization: from shallow to deep
  8. Building Stones - application, suitability, research
  9. Natural hazards and risks
  10. Anthropogenic impacts on hydrological regime
  11. Who cares about water? - Social aspects of water + Environmental challenges of border regions
  12. Data acquisition, Geo-processing, GIS, digital mapping and 3D visualisation
  13. Global Change – lessons from the geological past

Authors: Dr Pierre Dèzes, Platform Geosciences
Pages: 353


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