List of glaciers in Europe

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This is a list of glaciers in Europe.

Austria[edit]

Bulgaria[edit]

France[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Germany[edit]

Iceland[edit]

Italy[edit]

The Italian glaciological committee reports more than 700 glaciers in Italy.[2]

Norway[edit]

Romania[edit]

Russia[edit]

Slovenia[edit]

Spain[edit]

Glaciers in the Sierra Nevada and the Picos de Europa melted by the end of the 19th century. In 2006, ten small glaciers and six glaciers-glacierets remain in the Spanish Pyrenees.[6][7] The largest are on:

Sweden[edit]

Sweden has a total of around 300 glaciers. The largest is Stuorrajekna in Sulitelma with an area of 13 km2.

Switzerland[edit]

Images[edit]

Aletsch Glacier, Switzerland.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grunewald, Karsten; Jörg Scheithauer (2010). "Europe's southernmost glaciers: response and adaptation to climate change" (PDF). Journal of Glaciology. International Glaciological Society. 56: 129–142. ISSN 0022-1430. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  2. ^ Comitato Glagiologico Italiano
  3. ^ "Lednik Mushketova". Mapcarta. Retrieved 1 October 2016.
  4. ^ Triglav Glacier[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ Triglav National Park
  6. ^ Spanish Nature: Glaciers in Spain
  7. ^ Zaragoza University: Recent glacier evolution in the Spanish Pyrenees Archived 2008-08-19 at the Wayback Machine.

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