The Tibetan Plateau or Third Pole (TP) covers over 5 million km2 and contains ~46,000 glaciers. These glaciers constitute one of Earth’s largest stores of fresh water which feeds Asia’s largest rivers and helps sustain 1.5 billion people.
OCTOBER 20, 2015
The Ohio Department of Transportation Auditorium, 1980 West Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43223
Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.
On Tuesday August 11, 2015, the National Research Council (NRC) released a major study on “A Strategic Vision for NSF Investments in Antarctic and Southern Ocean Research”. It recommends, amongst other items, a major new initiative to investigate the past, present, and future behavior of th