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Primary Succession in Glacier Forelands: How Small Animals Conquer New Land Around Melting Glaciers

By Sigmund Hågvar

Submitted: February 9th 2011Reviewed: June 29th 2011Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26536

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Sigmund Hågvar (February 3rd 2012). Primary Succession in Glacier Forelands: How Small Animals Conquer New Land Around Melting Glaciers, International Perspectives on Global Environmental Change Stephen S. Young and Steven E. Silvern, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26536. Available from:

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