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Greenland icefields and life in the North Atlantic

G. Frederick Wright

Greenland icefields and life in the North Atlantic

by G. Frederick Wright

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & co. ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greenland,
  • Greenland.
    • Subjects:
    • Glaciers -- Greenland.,
    • Glacial epoch.,
    • Greenland -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith a new discussion of the causes of the ice age, by G. Frederick Wirght and Warren Upham.
      ContributionsUpham, Warren, 1850-1934, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG743 .W9 1896a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 407 p.
      Number of Pages407
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6592744M
      LC Control Number16025756
      OCLC/WorldCa4866704

      Greenland Icefields and Life in the North Atlantic: With a New Discussion of the Causes of the Ice Age (Classic Reprint) by G Frederick Wright Starting at $ Whether you crave quiet solitude or bold adventure, this inspiring and practical guide takes you to the heart of the cold north. Exploring Made Easy - Kayak past towering icebergs, dog-sled frozen tundra to picture-postcard villages, marvel at the midnight sun or dancing northern lights - Greenland and the Arctic are the perfect backdrop to an /5.

        Melting Greenland ice sheet may affect global ocean circulation, future climate University of South Florida and international scientists find influx of freshwater could disrupt the Atlantic. unicameral Parliament or Althing (63 seats; members are elected by popular vote to serve four-year terms) elections: last held 10 May (next to be held by May ) election results: percent of vote by party - Independence Party %, Social Democratic Alliance %, Progressive Party %, Left-Green Alliance %, Liberal Party %; seats by party - Independence Pa Social.

        Melting Greenland ice sheet may affect global ocean circulation, future climate by University of South Florida Isua Supracrustal Belt Isua, south-west Greenland. The Younger Dryas is a period significant to the study of the response of biota to abrupt climate change and to the study of how humans coped with such rapid changes. The effects of sudden cooling in the North Atlantic had strongly regional effects in North America, with some areas experiencing more abrupt changes than others.


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Frederick Wright and Warren Upham. Book Details. PIBN: ISBN: ISBN (Hardcover) WRIGHT, GEORGE FREDERICK Congregationalist; b. at Whitehall, N. Y., Jan. 22, He was graduated from Oberlin College, Oberlin, 0.(A.B., ), and Oberlin Theological Seminary (), after serving for five months as a private in the Union Army in ; held pastorates at Bakersfield, Vt.

(), and Andover, Mass. (); after which he was professor of New-Testament language and. A deep, cold ocean current flows down from the North Pole, around the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador, to meet the warm Gulf Stream traveling north from the Gulf of Mexico. Called the Labrador Current, it passes by the Arctic’s premier iceberg nursery off the coast of west Greenland.

There, icebergs calve in great numbers, breaking off glaciers to float freely in the ocean. Oceans:: Atlantic Ocean. This "blue marble" image of the globe draws on data from multiple satellite missions (not all collected at the same time). The focus in this view is the North Atlantic Ocean and its surrounding land masses.

Notice the thick ice pack on Greenland (top center) and the city lights on the night side of the globe. Image. Figure 1: Retreat of Greenland's outlet glaciers is occurring at a time when the waters of the subpolar North Atlantic are the warmest on record.

Figure 2: Retreat and thinning of Greenland's Cited by: Greenland icefields and life in the North Atlantic, (London, K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & co. ltd., ), by G. Frederick Wright and Warren Upham (page images at HathiTrust) Les glaciers, (Paris, L. Hachette, ), by Zurcher and MargolleÌ (page images at HathiTrust).

In this case, the fact that the Greenland Ice Sheet is loosing mass and contributing to freshwater runoff into the North Atlantic decades ahead of schedule may be the reason that the Atlantic.