Reste des Eisstromnetzes in inneralpinen Becken

Josef Gareis
The model of the "retreat" of the Würm alpine glaciers needs to be revised. The glacier tongue which, in its state of continual ablation, advances during temporary periods of climatic depressions in the Late Glacial and then slowly recedes from the valleys cannot be found in every section of the ice-stream network. This first report posits a different type of ice diminution in the form of mighty, stagnant glacier tongues. The latter filled the basins...