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.
Monika Dragosics (distributed via imaggeo.egu.eu)