From Ice Sheet to Ocean

July 6, 2016

The Watson River drains a portion of the Southwest Greenland Ice Sheet.

How water moves here between the surface of the ice, and eventually, the ocean, is a significant question for scientists to explore, in order to understand accelerating sea level rise.

My guide Dr. Asa Rennermalm, of Rutgers, showed me the way from Ocean to ice sheet.

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2 Responses to “From Ice Sheet to Ocean”

  1. Frank Zaski Says:

    Go to sleep. Do you know what time it is?


  2. But the sun is still up! 😛


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