TITLE

BAKED ALASKA

AUTHOR(S)
Helmuth, Laura
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Smithsonian;Aug2005, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions research that documents the loss of Alaskan glaciers to global warming. The work of U.S. Geological Survey geologist, Bruce Molnia, in collecting old photographs of Alaskan glaciers since the 1970s; Archives where he has found pictures; How Molnia finds the exact spot shown in the older photos; Places where glaciers are dwindling; The example of Toboggan Glacier in Prince William Sound that melted up the mountain; How the loss of glaciers worsens warming trends.
ACCESSION #
17714621

 

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