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December 16, 2015

Greenland Fjord Going Ice Free

Google Earth image from 2010 of Alangordlia Fjord At the AGU 2015 meeting a clear change from 15 years ago is the interdisciplinary nature of most research featured in most sessions.  In the glacier sessions there is physical oceanography, biology, climatology add in.  I will examine a SW Greenland Fjord, Alangordlia to illustrate this.  In 1987 Landsat image there are four glaciers reaching tidewater in the fjord and two …