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Meltwater from the Russell Glacier that drains the Greenland Ice Sheet 26 km inland from Kangerlussuaq. Like most Greenland glaciers it is both receding and speeding up as a result of global warming and the rivers that drain them are becoming more swollen by greater quantities of melt water.
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