Gopher Glacier

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Gopher Glacier (73°28′S 94°0′W / 73.467°S 94.000°W / -73.467; -94.000Coordinates: 73°28′S 94°0′W / 73.467°S 94.000°W / -73.467; -94.000) is a glacier descending from Christoffersen Heights and draining north between Bonnabeau Dome and Anderson Dome, in the Jones Mountains of Antarctica. It was mapped and named by the University of Minnesota Jones Mountains Party, 1960–61; "Gopher" is the nickname of the University of Minnesota and of the State.[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Gopher Glacier" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).