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Snapshot: bofedal

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Doug Hardy
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by Doug Hardy on Jul 23, 2012
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Meltwater runoff from Andean glaciers provides essential water resources to human and natural systems, especially during the extended dry season. Wetlands (bofedals) such as these sustain an amazing diversity of life; without glaciers the bofedals and dependent ecological communities will disappear.
<http://www.geo.umass.edu/climate/quelccaya/diuca.html>


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