TITLE

When Glaciers Erupt

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Tim
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Earthwatch Institute Journal;Aug2000, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with glaciers in Iceland. Geographical information on Iceland; Discussion on `jokulhlaups,' massive floods that happen when a powerful volcano under a glacier erupts; Importance of meltwater chemistry; Information on Katla, the major volcano underneath Mordalsjokull.
ACCESSION #
3498535

 

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