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October 15, 2015

Engabreen Glacier, Norway Retreat

Engabreen is an outlet glacier of the Svartisen ice cap in northern Norway. It has an area of 40 km2. Most of the area lies between 1200 and 1450 m the high plateau of the ice cap. This glacier has been the focus of attention from the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE) for over 50 years.  Google Earth image of Engabreen Glacier, 2014.  NVE maintains the most extensive …