Air Force Glacier


General Location:

Air Force Glacier - Canadian Glacier Inventory Project
Air Force Glacier - Canadian Glacier Inventory Project

(Source: Atlas of Canada, 2007)

Latitude/Longitude:

81o 40' 59" N - 76o 34' 59" W

(Source: Atlas of Canada, 2007)

Characteristics:



History:

Additional Photos:
Air Force Glacier - Canadian Glacier Inventory Project

* This photo is from the Air Force Glacier where a team of researchers from the Department of Geoscience at the
University of Massachusetts was investigating the retreat of the glacier and the changing ice cap, and its effects
on the ice margin from 2001-2003.
*Reference: http://www.geo.umass.edu/climate/hazen/images/airforce.jpg

Field Camp at Air Force Glacier
* This photo is from researchers affiliated with the Universtiy of Minnesota. As you can see, their field camp and area of study is right at the face of the glacier!
*Reference: http://www.international.umn.edu/news/2001/photos/camp_air_force_glacier.jpg


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