USGS Logo Geological Survey Professional Paper 631
Analysis of a 24-Year Photographic Record of Nisqually Glacier, Mount Rainier National Park, Washington


Field, W. O., Jr., 1932, Glaciers of the northern part of Prince William Sound, Alaska: Geog. Rev., v. 22, p. 316-388.

______ 1937, Observations on Alaskan coastal glaciers: Geog. Rev., v. 27, p. 63-81.

______ 1947, Glacier recession in Muir Inlet, Alaska: Geog. Rev., v. 37, p. 369-399.

Giles, G. C., 1960, Nisqually Glacier, Mount Rainier, Washington, 1959 Progress Report: U.S. Geol. Survey, Tacoma, Wash., open-file report, 31 p.

Harrison, A. E., 1954, Glacier studies with a camera: Sierra Club Bull., v. 39, no. 6, p. 60-65.

______ 1956, Fluctuations of the Nisqually Glacier, Mt. Rainier, Washington, since 1750: Jour. Glaciology, v. 2, no. 19, p. 675-683.

Hofmann, Walther, 1958, Der Vorstoss des Nisqually-Gletschers am Mt. Rainier, USA, von 1952 bls 1956: Zeitschr. Glet scherkunde u. Glaxialgeologie, v. 4, no. 1-2, p. 47-60.

Johnson, Arthur, 1949, Nisqually Glacier. Washington, Progress Report 1946, 1947, and 1948: U.S. Geological Survey, Tacoma, Wash., report on file, 3 p.

______ 1960, Variation In surface elevation of the Nisqually Glacier, Mt. Rainier, Washington: Internat. Assoc. Sci. Hydrology Bull. 19, p. 54-60.

LaChapelle, E. R., 1962, Assessing glacier mass budgets by reconnaissance aerial photography: Jour. Glaciology, v. 4, no. 33, p. 290-296.

Meier, M. F., 1968, Calculations of slip of Nisqually Glacier on Its bed—No simple relation of sliding velocity to shear stress: Internat. Assoc. Sci. Hydrology, Bern Assembly 1967. Pub. 79, p. 49-57.

Meier, M. F., and Post, A. S., 1962, Recent variations in mass net budgets of glaciers in western North America: Internat. Assoc. Sci. Hydrology, Obergurgi Symposium, Pub. 58, p. 63-77.

Russell, I. C., 1898, Glaciers of Mount Rainier: U.S. Geol. Survey 18th Ann. Rept. 1896-97, pt. 2, p. 355-415.

<<< Previous <<< Contents >>>

Last Updated: 01-Mar-2006