Skip Links

USGS - science for a changing world

Professional Paper 1386–A

Cryosphere Note 8 - Figure 2B

Return to Home

Return to figure gallery

Select image for high resolution and Save to download

Figure 8-2B.–Two views of the receding margin of the Quelccaya ice cap, Perú’s largest glacier and the Earth’s largest tropical ice cap. The margin of the ice cap was photographed from the same camera station in 2002. Photographs by Lonnie G. Thompson, Byrd Polar Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

Figure 8–2B. Two views of the receding margin of the Quelccaya ice cap, Perú’s largest glacier and the Earth’s largest tropical ice cap. The margin of the ice cap was photographed from the same camera station in 2002. Photographs by Lonnie G. Thompson, Byrd Polar Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.



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/notes-fig8-2b.html
Page Contact Information: Contact USGS
Page Last Modified: Thursday, December 01, 2016, 04:26:34 PM