Glacial Isostasy

Gary A. Smith, Aurora Pun, Prentice Hall, CADRE Design

This animation depicts the changes that occur in the mantle and crust when undergoing glacial isostasy. The animation covers both the thickening of the glacier and its subsequent melting.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology:Modeling Structural Processes
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Structural GeologyKeywords: glaciation, ice, glaciers, isostasy, isostatic adjustment, continental crust, mantle, subsidence, uplift, glacial rebound