Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Who's Who - Polar Acronyms

Cold Regions Research Centre
  • Climate
  • Cryosphere
  • Glaciology
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Arctic
  • Alpine
  • Research Centre
The Cold Regions Research Centre was established in 1988, evolving from a large multidisciplinary, research & training, project on snow & ice hydrology in the Karakoram Himalaya of Pakistan that was based in WLU’s geography department. While the Centre’s initial focus was on arctic & mountain glaciology & hydrology, since 1990 the scope & role of the Centre within the geography department & the university has broadened. Today the CRRC is a focus of cold regions (mountain & northern) research consulting on topics such as hydrology, climatology, glaciology, resource management, parks planning & biogeochemistry.

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