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Caucasus Entries

Evans, Stephen G., Olga V. Tutubalina, Valery N. Drobyshev, Sergey S. Chernomorets, Scott McDougall, Dmitry A. Petrakov, and Oldrich Hungr. "Catastrophic Detachment and High-Velocity Long-Runout Flow of Kolka Glacier, Caucasus Mountains, Russia in 2002." Geomorphology 105, no. 3-4 (2009): 314-21. View/purchase online»

Haeberli, Wilfried, Chris Huggel, Andreas Kääb, S. Oswald, A. Polkvoj, I. Zotikov, and N. Osokin. "The Kolka-Karmadon Rock/Ice Slide of 20 September 2002: An Extraordinary Event of Historical Dimensions in North Ossetia (Russian Caucasus)." Journal of Glaciology 50 (2004): 533-46. View/purchase online»

Huggel, C., S. Zgraggen-Oswald, W. Haeberli, A. Kääb, K. Polkvoj, I. Galushkin, and S.G. Evans. "The 2002 Rock/Ice Avalanche at Kolka/Karmadon, Russian Caucasus: Assessment of Extraordinary Avalanche Formation and Mobility and Application of Quickbird Satellite Imagery." Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 5 (2005): 173-87. View/purchase online»

Huggel, Christian, Wilfried Haeberli, and Andreas Kääb. "Glacial Hazards: Perceiving and Responding to Threats in Four World Regions." In Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat, Science, and Society, edited by Ben Orlove, Ellen Wiegandt and Brian Luckman, 68-80. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Kotlyakov, V.M., O. Rototaeva, and G.A. Nosenko. "The September 2002 Kolka Glacier Catasrophe in North Ossetia, Russian Federation: Evidence and Analysis." Mountain Research and Development 24, no. 1 (2004): 78-83. View/purchase online»

Kääb, A., R. Wessels, W. Haeberli, C. Huggel, J.S. Kargel, and S.J.S. Khalsa. "Rapid Aster Imaging Facilitates Timely Assessments of Glacier Hazards and Disasters." EOS: Transactions American Geophysical Union 13, no. 84 (2003): 117-21. View/purchase online»

Petrakov, D.A., S.S. Chernomorets, S.G. Evans, and O.V. Tutubalina. "Catastrophic Glacial Multi-Phase Mass Movements: A Special Type of Glacial Hazard." Advances in Geosciences 14 (2008): 211-18. View/purchase online»