Figure 4-4 for Sean Mewhinney's Minds in Ablation

Figure 4-4

Isotherms of mean annual temperature and surface elevation contours for the Greenland ice sheet, together with seasonal temperature-depth profiles. The ice thickness in metres (Z) is shown at each profile site except Camp Century where data to bedrock was obtained.

Temperature-depth profiles:
Camp Century (see also Table 4.1): B. L. Hansen (personal communication); Weertman (1968).
Site2: Hansen and Landauer (1958).
Camp VI: Heuberger (1954).
Milcent: B. L. Hansen (personal communication).
Station Centrale: Heuberger (1954).
Crete: B. L. Hansen (personal communication).
Jarl Joset: Philberth (1970).
Dye 3: B. L. Hansen (personal communication).

Source: G. de Q. Robin, ed., The Climatic Record in Polar Ice Sheets (Cambridge Univ. press, 1983).

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