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ODT/NZPA: Monster iceberg breaks up after calving from glacier

Peter Griffin posted in on August 24th, 2010.

An ice break-off from the Tasman Glacier has been far bigger than expected – instead of the 10 million tonnes expected, estimations are that up to 50 million tonnes of ice may have calved off the glacier. The glacier is the largest in New Zealand’s Southern Alps, and this latest calving has shortened it (previously29km) […]

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