Contact: Charlotte Hsu
University at Buffalo
Caption: This shows Ayr Lake, Baffin Island, Canada. UB geologists studying this remote region found that the island's glaciers reacted rapidly to past climate change, providing a rare glimpse into glacier sensitivity to climate events.
Credit: Jason Briner
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