Gletscherstände des Vernagtferner 1889-1969

The Vernagtferner in the Ötztaler Alps (Tirol) has been mapped after terrestrial-photogrammetric surveying by Sebastian Finsterwalder in 1889, Otto von Gruber in 1912, and Heinrich Schatz in 1938.The new, four-colored map in the scale 1: 10.000 enclosed in this issue was composed from aerial photographs of 1969. It was conceived as topographicaI map with additional geodetic and glaciological content. The methods of survey are explained and the means of cartographic representation are discussed.

Supplement to: Finsterwalder, Rüdiger (1972): Begleitwort zur Karte des Vernagtferners 1:10.000 vom Jahre 1969. Zeitschrift für Gletscherkunde und Glazialgeologie, VIII(1-2), 5-10

Metadata Access
Creator Finsterwalder, Rüdiger
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 1972
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported;
OpenAccess true
Language English
Resource Type Supplementary Dataset; Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 25 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (10.823 LON, 46.871 LAT); Vernagtferner, Ötztaler Alpen, Austria