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Grizzly Bear catching a salmon at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park, Alaska
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Cryoconite patterns of Milne Glacier grounding line

These scientists are collecting CTD profiles at the grounding line of Milne Glacier. The pattern is caused by the cryoconite that was melted out of the ice and washed down by the water causing large cryoconite holes.

TAGS: Arctic, Canada, Glacier

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Resolute, Canada
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 5, 2015, 3:05 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f20
ISO: ISO125
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