You are browsing the archive for Paarliit Sermia glacier retreat Archives - AGU Blogosphere.

25 June 2021

Paarliit Sermia, Southern Greenland Terminus Separation

Paarliit Sermia in 2000 and 2020 Landsat images.  The red arrow indicates the 2000 terminus location and the yellow arrow the 2020/21 terminus location. A denotes the junction of two main glacier branches, while B,C and D indicate tributaries Paarliit Sermia is one of the most southerly tidewater glaciers in Greenland.  It is an outlet glacier of a mountain icefield and not part of the main ice sheet.  Similar to …