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Published by Geological Society of America in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plate tectonics -- China -- Tibet, Plateau of,
  • Geology, Structural -- China -- Tibet, Plateau of,
  • Geology -- China -- Tibet, Plateau of

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by B. Clark Burchfiel, Erchie Wang.
SeriesThe Geological Society of America. Special paper -- 444
ContributionsBurchfiel, B. C., 1934-, Wang, Erchie, 1951-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE634.C6 I58 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23158802M
ISBN 109780813724447
LC Control Number2008028508

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  The Tibetan Plateau has the largest lake cluster in China and in the world. In order to clarify the differences of lake hydrochemistry of Tibetan Plateau, water samples were collected from 32 lakes, including 22 tectonic lakes and 11 glacial lakes, along the Tibetan Plateau road, from September to October We detected and analyzed the major ion concentrations and characteristics of.   The northern edge of Tibetan Plateau is characterized by high topographic relief (including the Kunlun, Altun, and Qilian mountains, Fig. 1), with elevation of up to – m, much higher than the average elevation of ∼– m of the northern foreland Cenozoic molasse deposits were shed into the piedmont basins, providing great potential for understanding the.   Her investigations of the lives of selected residents were aided by interviews in less-restricted parts of the plateau and among Tibetan exiles. The resulting account is gripping. Peter Copeland, The When and Where of the Growth of the Himalaya and the Tibetan Plateau, Tectonic Uplift and Climate Change, /, (), (). Crossref See more.