Greenland gaining ice at a record rate

By: - Climate DepotNovember 18, 2016 7:07 AM with 3 comments


Greenland is actually gaining ice at a record rate.

Greenland wasn’t always gaining a lot of ice like it is now. In 1939, the glaciers of Greenland and Norway were nearing “catastrophic collapse


17 Dec 1939, Page 15 – Harrisburg Sunday Courier at



By Kenneth Richard: Since September, the Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance has risen +100 Gt above the 1990-2013 average:

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