Department of Geography and Planning

Department of Geography and Planning
Department of Geography and Planning

As part of an international research collaboration, Queen’s University scientist and lead Canadian researcher Laura Thomson examined the contribution of Canadian glaciers and ice caps to global sea level rise. The research shows that, with the exception of the Greenland and Antarctica ice sheets, the Canadian Arctic has become the largest contributor to global sea level rise in recent years (2006-2016). (Source: Anne Craig, Communications Officer, Monday, April 8, 2019, Queen's Gazette article entitled Rising Waters.)  For full article, click here.

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