Glacial crevasses and pink algae blooms

Glacial crevasses and pink algae blooms

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Credit: PETER J. RAYMOND/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Dense blue glacial ice is heavily crevassed on this Svalbard glacier. The pink colour is caused by a proliferation of red algae. The house size glacial erratic rock give an idea of the scale.

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Keywords: abstract, blue ice, climatological, climatology, cold, crevasses, earth science, erratic, glacial, glacial erratic, glacier, glacier terminus, glaciological, glaciology, groove, grooves, ice, ice front icey, icy, landscape, mountain, norway, red algae, svalbard

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