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Weird green ice floats in Antarctic harbor

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Lieser, JL, Weird green ice floats in Antarctic harbor, The Huffington Post, The Huffington Post Australia Pty Ltd., NSW, Australia, 15 March (2017) [Media Interview]


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Abstract

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, NASA has released images of a region in Antarctica called Granite Harbor ― a cove near the Ross Sea. (See main image above.) These pictures ― taken by the Operational Land Imager on the Landsat 8 satellite on March 5 ― offer details of what is apparently green slush ice, according to NASA’s Earth Observatory site.

Item Details

Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:Antartica, sea ice, bloom
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Research Field:Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Climate and Climate Change
Objective Field:Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Author:Lieser, JL (Dr Jan Lieser)
ID Code:115312
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2017-03-16
Last Modified:2017-03-16
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