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Roads and climate change in mountainous regions: keeping a cool head when resolving a hot issue

  • Date : 2008
  • Author(s) : PARRIAUX Aurèle
  • Domain(s) : Environment
  • PIARC Ref. : RR338-076
  • Number of pages : 14

This article will present the dangers involved in simply transposing overall climate scenarios to regions with mountainous or rugged terrain, with special emphasis on the nuance needed when interpreting the temperature - snow - frost relationship.

This article has been published in the Routes/Roads magazine

N° 338

Sécurité routière - Corruption - Changements climatiques

2e trimestre 2008 / Avril

Bilingual French / English
Roads and climate change in mountainous regions: keeping a cool head when resolving a hot issue
Routes et changement climatique en montagne : un problème chaud à résoudre la tête froide

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