Check out our new site at openwaterswimming.com

Calve

From Openwaterpedia
Revision as of 14:36, 15 December 2016 by Admin (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

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]