Tuesday, 30 October 2018

'We've never seen this': massive Canadian glaciers shrinking rapidly

Source: The Guardian, 30th October 2018, by Leyland Cecco

Leyland Cecco reported, "(...) Scientists in Canada have warned that massive glaciers in the Yukon territory are shrinking even faster than would be expected from a warming climate – and bringing dramatic changes to the region. (...) “The region is one of the hotspots for warming, which is something we’ve come to realize over the last 15 years,” said David Hik of Simon Fraser University. “The magnitude of the changes is dramatic.” (...)"

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/oct/30/canada-glaciers-yukon-shrinking