Bodies

from the

Ice:

Melting Glaciers and the Recovery of the Past

 

Bodies from the Ice: Melting Glaciers and the Recovery of the Past. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2008.


Illustrated in color and black-and-white with over 65 photographs, many of them rare. For ages 8 to adult. Published by Houghton Mifflin.

Visiting Glaciers

 

If you want to visit a glacier before it's too late, here are some that I recommend: 

 

Argentina : Los Glaciares National Park

 Austria : Pasterze Glacier

Canada : Columbia Icefield (including the Athabasca Glacier), Alberta

Chile: Bernardo O'Higgins National Park (including Pio XI Glacier)

Torres del Paine National Park (including Grey Glacier)

Ecuador : Cotopaxi Glacier

France: Mer de Glace and Les Bossons Glacier (and others)

Germany: Zugspitze Glacier

Iceland : Vatnajökull Glacier

New Zealand: Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier

Norway: Jostedalsbreen National Park and Glacier

Switzerland : Glacier Express (train from St. Moritz to Zermatt)

Rhône Glacier

United States: Carbon Glacier, Washington

Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska  

Glacier National Park, Montana  

Mendenhall Glacier, Alaska

Palmer Glacier, Oregon

St. Mary’s Glacier, Colorado