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Ice Hazards
"Pedestaling" occurs in summer because structures shade the ice and snow beneath from the sun's heat. Although this supply bag offers an example on a small scale, pedestaling frequently occurred around buildings and large structures. Image credit: EWG.
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Filename:04_ice_hazards_02.jpg
Album name:windnagel / Arctic Climatology and Meteorolgy
Keywords:Arctic, arctic_ocean, drifting stations, melting, pedestal, pedestaling
Image Credit:Enivornmental Working Group
File Size:9692 Bytes
Date added:Feb 14, 2013
Dimensions:300 x 219 pixels
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URL:http://nsidc.org/gallery/coppermine/displayimage.php?pos=-1626
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