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-'''[[Glaciation]]''' is a glacial period is an interval of time within an '''[[ice age]]''' that is marked by colder '''[[temperatures]]''' and '''[[glacier]]''' advances. Interglacials, on the other hand, are periods of warmer '''[[climate]]''' within an ice age.+[[Image:Columbia Icefield 2.jpg|thumb|200px|'''[[Glaciation]]''' is a glacial period is an interval of time within an '''[[ice age]]''' that is marked by colder '''[[temperatures]]''' and '''[[glacier]]''' advances. (Columbia Icefields, Alberta Canada)]]
 +'''[[Glaciation]]''' is a glacial period is an interval of time within an '''[[ice age]]''' that is marked by colder '''[[temperatures]]''' and '''[[glacier]]''' advances.
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 +Interglacials, on the other hand, are periods of warmer '''[[climate]]''' within an ice age.
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 +== '''Also see''' ==
 + 
 +*'''[[Alpine permafrost]]'''
 +*'''[[Rivers]]'''
 +*'''[[Isotherm]]'''
 +*'''[[Glaciation]]'''
 +*'''[[Mountain]]'''
 +*'''[[Ice age]]'''
 +*'''[[Physical Features of Mountains]]'''
 +*'''[[Defining Mountain Regions]]'''
 +*'''[[Frozen Ground]]'''
 +*'''[[Cryosphere]]'''
 +*'''[[What Affects Frozen Ground]]'''
 +*'''[[What is the Cryosphere]]'''
 +*'''[[Evaporation]]'''
 +*'''[[Freezing Point / Freeze]]'''
 +*'''[[Snow line]]'''
 +*'''[[Frost line]]'''
 + 
 +== '''Reference''' ==
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 +# Wikipedia ''Glaciation'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glaciation]
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 +----
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 +Return to '''[[Mountain]], [[Snow and Weather Glossary]]''', '''[[Working with Snow]]''', '''[[Freestyle Skiing]]'''
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 +[[Category:Freestyle Glossary]][[Category:Working with Snow and the Weather]][[Category:Weather]][[Category:Snow]][[Category:Freestyle Course Preparation]]

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Glaciation is a glacial period is an interval of time within an ice age that is marked by colder temperatures and glacier advances. (Columbia Icefields, Alberta Canada)
Glaciation is a glacial period is an interval of time within an ice age that is marked by colder temperatures and glacier advances. (Columbia Icefields, Alberta Canada)

Glaciation is a glacial period is an interval of time within an ice age that is marked by colder temperatures and glacier advances.

Interglacials, on the other hand, are periods of warmer climate within an ice age.


[edit] Also see

[edit] Reference

  1. Wikipedia Glaciation [1]

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