Dynamic response of the Greenland ice sheet to recent cooling

@article{Williams2020DynamicRO,
  title={Dynamic response of the Greenland ice sheet to recent cooling},
  author={Joshua J. Williams and Noel Gourmelen and Peter Nienow},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2020},
  volume={10}
}
The subglacial hydrological system critically controls ice motion at the margins of the Greenland Ice Sheet. However, over multi-annual timescales, the net impact of hydro-dynamic coupling on ice motion remains poorly understood. Here, we present annual ice velocities from 1992–2019 across a ~10,600 km 2 land-terminating area of southwest Greenland. From the early-2000s through to ~2012, we observe a slowdown in ice motion in response to increased surface melt, consistent with previous research… 

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