Melt River, Petermann Glacier

Climate Change Greenland: Melt River, Petermann Glacier, Arctic
Melt River photographed using wide angle lens on Petermann Glacier, Greenland. Photographed during an expedition to look at the effects of climate change in the Arctic. This river is flowing along a bed of ice, which in turn is floating on the sea water of the fjord below.

Melt River, Petermann Glacier, originally uploaded by Dave Walsh Photography.

Melt River, Petermann Glacier, Greenland. Photographed on the first leg of the Greenpeace Arctic Impacts expedition 07/07/2009. Peterman glacier is the longest floating glacier in the northern hemisphere.

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Writer, photographer, environmental campaigner and "known troublemaker" Dave Walsh is the founder of, described both as "possibly the most arrogant and depraved website to be found either side of the majestic Shannon River", and "the nicest website circulating in Ireland". Half Irishman, half-bicycle. He lives in southern Irish city of Barcelona.