Ward Hunt Ice Shelf 2011

 

The extent of the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf on March 23, 2011 (red) before summer 2011 break-up.  Blue denotes the coast.  Radarsat-2 fine beam imagery © MDA 2011, Distribution licensed by MDA-GSI for the SOAR program. RADARSAT is an official mark of the Canadian Space Agency. Map courtesy of Derek Mueller, Carleton University. (High Resolution Version:  20110323_WHIS_RSat2.jpg)

 

 

The extent of the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf on August 26, 2011 (red) during summer 2011 break-up.  Blue denotes the coast.  Radarsat-2 fine beam imagery © MDA 2011. RADARSAT is an official mark of the Canadian Space Agency. Map courtesy of Derek Mueller, Carleton University. (High Resolution Version:  20110826_WHIS_RSat2.jpg)

 

 

The extent of the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf on September 22, 2011 (red) following summer 2011 break-up.  Blue denotes the coast.  Radarsat-2 fine beam imagery © MDA 2011. RADARSAT is an official mark of the Canadian Space Agency. Map courtesy of Derek Mueller, Carleton University. (High Resolution Version:  20110922_WHIS_RSat2.jpg)

 

Calving of the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf into Disraeli Fiord during August 2008. Photo courtesy of Denis Sarrazin, ArcticNet/Centre d'Etudes Nordiques. (High Resolution Version:  SouthernWardHuntIceShelfAugust2008.jpg)

 

 

The western Ward Hunt Ice Shelf from the top of Ward Hunt Island during summer 2003. The area to the left of the picture has now broken away. Photo courtesy of Derek Mueller, Carleton University. (High Resolution Version:  WardHunt_August2003_A.jpg)

 

 

The eastern Ward Hunt Ice Shelf from the top of Ward Hunt Island during summer 2003. Much of the ice in this photo is now broken up. Photo courtesy of Derek Mueller, Carleton University. (High Resolution Version:  WardHunt_August2003_B.jpg)

 

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