by Hongkai Gao, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands
This is a field photo on glacier surface in Tanggula Mountain, which is the head water of Yangtze River. The snow and glacier melt water erodes and melts the glacier surface. As a reslut of climate change, the ice river is eroded deeper and deeper, the glacier surface becomes more fractal.
Taken on 18
Submitted on 02 March 2012
Credit: Hongkai Gao (distributed via imaggeo.egu.eu)
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