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Volume 11, issue 1
The Cryosphere, 11, 17–32, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-17-2017
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The Cryosphere, 11, 17–32, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-17-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
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Research article 02 Jan 2017

Research article | 02 Jan 2017

Climate change threatens archaeologically significant ice patches: insights into their age, internal structure, mass balance and climate sensitivity

Rune Strand Ødegård et al.
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Despite numerous spectacular archaeological discoveries worldwide related to melting ice, governing processes related to ice patch development are still largely unexplored. We present new results from Jotunheimen in central southern Norway showing that the Juvfonne ice patch has existed continuously since ca. 7600 cal years BP. This is the oldest dating of ice in mainland Norway. Moss mats along the margin of Juvfonne in 2014 were covered by the expanding ice patch about 2000 years ago.
Despite numerous spectacular archaeological discoveries worldwide related to melting ice,...
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