Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003: Southwest part of the island could be major contributor to sea level rise

Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003

Southwest part of the island could be major contributor to sea level rise

Date:
January 21, 2019
Source:
Ohio State University
Summary:
Greenland is melting faster than scientists previously thought — and will likely lead to faster sea level rise — thanks to the continued, accelerating warming of the Earth’s atmosphere, a new study has found.