West Antarctica’s Land Is Rising as It Loses Heavy Ice

Source: Inside Climate News

Washington Post

As West Antarctica loses massive volumes of ice, the land beneath is rebounding, new research shows. How much this will help protect its glaciers remains to be seen. The glaciers stand in waters hundreds of meters deep, and a small rise of an inch or more a year would not be enough, on its own, to lift them above the warm water layer.

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