Ice Characteristics and Processes, and Remote Sensing of Frozen Rivers and Lakes

  1. Claude R. Duguay and
  2. Alain Pietroniro
  1. Martin O. Jeffries,
  2. Kim Morris and
  3. Nickolai Kozlenko

Published Online: 30 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/163GM05

Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change

Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change

How to Cite

Jeffries, M. O., Morris, K. and Kozlenko, N. (2005) Ice Characteristics and Processes, and Remote Sensing of Frozen Rivers and Lakes, in Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change (eds C. R. Duguay and A. Pietroniro), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/163GM05

Author Information

  1. Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904283

Online ISBN: 9781118666425

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Keywords:

  • Snow—Remote sensing;
  • Ice—Remote sensing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Physical and Biological Effects of River Ice and Lake Ice

  • Freeze-Up

  • Winter Ice Characteristics and Processes

  • Break-Up

  • Multiyear Lake Ice

  • Discussion and Conclusion