Posted by: Michael Ritter PhD | June 6, 2007

Hundreds Of Antarctic Peninsula Glaciers Accelerating As Climate Warms

“Hundreds of glaciers on the Antarctic Peninsula are flowing faster, further adding to sea level rise according to new research published this week in the Journal of Geophysical Research. Climate warming, that is already causing Antarctic Peninsula increased summer snow melt and ice shelf retreat, is the most likely cause.”

Read article at
TPE Link – Climate Change: Global warming – Evidence from Glaciers

Image: Glacier, a “river of ice”. Courtesy British Antarctic Survey


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