by Monika Dragosics, University of Iceland
Angel Glacier is located on Mount Edith Cavell, in Jasper National Park, Canada. Because it has the appearance of an angel with out-swept wings it is named Angel Glacier. When it was named in the 19th-century it was much larger, but as most glaciers worldwide, it is melting rapidly.
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Submitted on 22 February 2016
Credit: Monika Dragosics (distributed via imaggeo.egu.eu)
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