Icebergs in Pine Island Bay
December 19, 2012
After breaking away from Pine Island Glacier, ice is set adrift in Pine Island Bay. The icebergs were visible from the DC-8 during the Operation Ice Bridge science flight on Oct. 20, 2009, to map the glacier.
Topics: Environment, Geography of Antarctica, Physical oceanography, Physical geography, Operation IceBridge, Sulzberger Bay, Thwaites Glacier, Pine Island, Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica, Iceberg, Glacier, Antarctica