What processes lead to the accumulation of snow and ice on a glacier?
Answer to relevant QuestionsIn the zone of wastage or ablation in the lower reaches of a valley glacier or at latitudes farther from the poles in the case of continental glaciers, what processes cause the ablation?Why are icebergs even more dangerous than they might appear to be?From Fig. 10.3, determine in which direction the glacial ice that abraded the bedrock exposure was moving.On Fig. 10.4, identify and define a lateral moraine.On the basis of Fig. 10.5, how can one distinguish between ice-deposited and meltwaterdeposited sediment?
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