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Term: Debris coverage of tongue Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Uncertain: unknown or not identifiable; Debris free: Almost no debris coverage on the glacier surface; Partly debris covered: More than 10% and less than 50% of the glacier surface in the ablation area is debris covered. Patchy distribution; Mostly debris covered: More than 50% and less than 90% of the glacier surface in the ablation area is debris covered. Continuously distributed debris cover; Completely debris covered: Almost the entire ablation area is covered by debris. Debris covered ice;  GLIMSGlacier 

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