Skip Links

USGS - science for a changing world

Professional Paper 1386–A

Chapter A–2 (Figure 81)

Return to Home

Return to figure gallery

Select image for high resolution and Save to download

Figure 81.—Base map of the world’s glaciers (blue), including the Greenland ice sheet and the Antarctic ice sheet, and glaciers assessed by GLIMS (red). The blue patches for glaciers represent the dataset of the Earth’s glaciers, an augmented version of the Digital Chart of the World (DCW) described in Raup and others (2000). At http://glims.org.

Figure 81. Base map of the world’s glaciers (blue), including the Greenland ice sheet and the Antarctic ice sheet, and glaciers assessed by GLIMS (red). The blue patches for glaciers represent the dataset of the Earth’s glaciers, an augmented version of the Digital Chart of the World (DCW) described in Raup and others (2000). At http://glims.org.



Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: https://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/p1386a/gallery2-fig81.html
Page Contact Information: Contact USGS
Page Last Modified: Thursday, December 01, 2016, 04:25:32 PM