Animations of Glacial Processes

D.H. Carlson, D. McGeary, C.C. Plummer, McGraw-Hill, OnLine Learning Center

This site features four Flash animations of glacial processes. Topics include glacier basics, ice flow in a glacier, cross-section of an ice sheet, and crevasse formation. Each short animation includes captions and diagrams which define terminology and explain the processes depicted.

This resource is referenced here:Keywords: zone of ablation, zone of accumulation, ice flow