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Ice Odyssey by M Gamache, S Gibbens and T Sickley

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Lieser, JL, Ice Odyssey by M Gamache, S Gibbens and T Sickley, National Geographic, National Geographic Society, United States, 15 April (2021) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

For three years the iceberg known as A-68A—one of Earth’s largest ever—floated toward South Georgia island, a pristine sanctuary for penguins and seals. Scientists warned of great damage and obstructed access to feeding grounds should the iceberg run aground off the island’s coastal shelf. But the currents in Iceberg Alley contributed to a happier outcome.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:iceberg, A-68A, Antarctic Peninsula, South Georgia Islands
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Oceanography
Research Field:Physical oceanography
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Objective Field:Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
UTAS Author:Lieser, JL (Dr Jan Lieser)
ID Code:145453
Year Published:2021
Deposited By:Directorate
Deposited On:2021-07-21
Last Modified:2021-07-22
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