Goal: 15. Life on Land | Research cases: 1

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    Dr Ping Fu and Shuyang Xu

    Measuring glacier changes in High Asia

    "Global warming has a widespread impact on the ecosystem, and the retreat in mountain glacier is arguably the most visible one. In the high plateau of western China, the mountain glacier reduced at an alarming speed in recent years, posing direct threats to biodiversity and the life of local communities. Our research monitors the rapidly changing mountain system and provides important information on glacier retreat."

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