Ice-Dusting Experiments to Accelerate the Melting of Ice

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research); no. DBR-IR-286
Physical description25 p.
AbstractIn a previous study an evaluation was made of the use of dust to accelerate the melting of ice covers on lakes and rivers in Canada. In that study it was concluded that under some conditions ice dusting will accelerate the melting of ice, but that field trials were required to prove the feasibility of the technique. The results of this analysis and the conclusions obtained from the ice dusting trials are recorded in this report.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-7420
NPARC number20337999
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Record created2012-07-19
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