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11 September 2012

Colorful confluence

NASA’s Earth Observatory posted a colorful confluence image last Thursday, and it reminded me that I have a similar site of my own to share. This is on the Icefields Parkway, north of the Athabasca Glacier and Snow Dome, a hydrological drainage triple point. Here, we’re a short distance into the Arctic Ocean drainage. (West of Snow Dome, the rivers drain to the Pacific; southeast of it, they drain to …


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