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verb  - [[Ice calving]], also known as [[glacier calving]] or [[iceberg calving]], is the breaking off chunks of ice at the edge of a glacier. It is a form of ice ablation or ice disruption and is normally caused by the glacier expanding.
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[[File:Screen Shot 2016-07-25 at 7.33.52 AM.png|400px|thumb|[[Bárbara Hernández Huerta]] does [[ice swim calving]] in [[O'Higgins Glacier]] in Chile]]verb  - [[Ice calving]], also known as [[glacier calving]] or [[iceberg calving]], is the breaking off chunks of ice at the edge of a glacier. It is a form of ice ablation or ice disruption and is normally caused by the glacier expanding.
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==Ice Swim Calving==
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[[Ice swim calving]] is when an [[ice swimmer]] swims along a glacier that is calving.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
  
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* [http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2016/07/sirena-de-hielo-does-ice-swim-calving.html Sirena De Hielo Does Ice Swim Calving]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/iwsafi/ International Winter Swimming Association Winter Swimming World Cup Facebook page]
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* [https://www.instagram.com/iwsaworld/ International Winter Swimming Association Winter Swimming Instagram page]
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* [http://www.wowsa.org World Open Water Swimming Association]
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* [http://www.openwaterswimming.com Open Water Swimming]
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* [http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2016/12/barbara-hernandez-huerta-sirena-de-hielo.html Bárbara Hernández Huerta, La Sirena De Hielo]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 14:36, 15 December 2016

verb - Ice calving, also known as glacier calving or iceberg calving, is the breaking off chunks of ice at the edge of a glacier. It is a form of ice ablation or ice disruption and is normally caused by the glacier expanding.

Ice Swim Calving[edit]

Ice swim calving is when an ice swimmer swims along a glacier that is calving.

External links[edit]