Articles | Volume 19, issue 11
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 2667–2676, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-2667-2019
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 2667–2676, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-2667-2019

Research article 28 Nov 2019

Research article | 28 Nov 2019

Snow gliding and glide-snow avalanches: recent outcomes from two experimental test sites in Aosta Valley (northwestern Italian Alps)

Margherita Maggioni et al.

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