Disappearing Alpine Snow?

Bye bye, skiing holidays. A new study by researchers from the Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research (SLF) and at the CRYOS Laboratory at the École Polytechnique Fédérale in Switzerland has found that if global warming stays below 2°C, the Alps will lose 30% of their snow cover. But if it goes higher than 2°C—the…

via The Alps could lose as much as 70% of snow cover by the end of the century — Quartz

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