Hundreds of icebergs have entered North Atlantic shipping lanes over the past few weeks –…

via John Currin (JC – Ex RNZN) – Google+ Public Posts

Hundreds of icebergs have entered North Atlantic shipping lanes over the past few weeks – unusually large numbers this early in the season. This has forced vessels to slow down or take long detours around swarms of floating ice. Weather experts blame strong counter-clockwise winds for drawing the icebergs south while rising temperatures continue to deteriorate Greenland’s ice sheet. 450 icebergs were counted near […]
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