Glacier, River and Sea Ice Blister Observations
COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH
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Ice blister observations made by the author in Greenland, Alaska and Antarctica are discussed. Ice blisters up to 3 m high and tens of meters long were observed on rivers and glaciers as well as on a subsurface glacial pool. Ice blisters observed by other investigators are also discussed, as is ice blister morphology solid, hollow or water-filled, the processes associated with their formation and their potential as a resource for potable water. Freshwater ice, Ice blisters, River ice, Glacier ice, Ice mounds, Water supply.
- Snow, Ice and Permafrost