Northwest Greenland Canyons
April 14, 2011
On March 29, 2011, Operation IceBridge flew between deep canyons and over glaciers along the northwest coast of Greenland. IceBridge, now in its third year, makes annual campaigns in the Arctic and Antarctic where science flights monitor glaciers, ice sheets and sea ice.
Topics: Environment, Physical geography, Earth, Geography, Retreat of glaciers since, Ice sheet, Greenland ice sheet, Glaciology, Glacier, Greenland, Arctic, Climate change