Evidence of glaciers abound in San Juans

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Evidence of glaciers abound in San Juans

Glacial erratics – boulders deposited by glaciers – are seen by a trail between upper and lower Ice Lakes near Silverton.

Evidence of glaciers abound in San Juans

Glacial erratics – boulders deposited by glaciers – are seen by a trail between upper and lower Ice Lakes near Silverton.
For more information

For more on local glacial landforms, both photos and words, check out the March 2012 issue of the San Juan Mountains Association’s Learning on the Land newsletter. Go to sjma.org/education/classes/LearningOnTheLandPage.htm. Or sign up to receive the monthly newsletter via email. Teachers also can contact SJMA for a classroom presentation about ‘Groovy Glaciers’, geared for third to fifth grades. For more information, email mk@sjma.org.

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