Search This Blog

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Global warming threatens Sweden's highest peak: researcher

Global warming threatens Sweden's highest peak: researcher
Stockholm (AFP) Sept 13, 2013 - Sweden's highest peak risks losing its title as rising temperatures have eaten away at the glacier that forms the top of the mountain, a researcher said Friday. The southern peak of Kebnekaise mountain, the highest point in Sweden, has dropped by about one meter (three feet) annually for the past 18 years, according to Gunhild Rosqvist, a geographer at Stockholm University. "It's a clear ... morehttp://www.terradaily.com/reports/Global_warming_threatens_Swedens_highest_peak_researcher_999.html
Enhanced by Zemanta

No comments:

Post a Comment