Austfonna Ice Cap Sheds Ice

Austfonna Ice Cap Sheds Ice

During the last two decades, the Austfonna ice cap on Norway's Nordaustlandet island in the Svalbard archipelago has lost more than 50 meters of ice and stretched 50 kilometers inland. The outlet glacier from the ice cap is now flowing 25 times faster in that same time period.

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