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Sunset Glacier photo pair
Photo Credits: Raymond McIntyre (NPS) (1939), R.D. Karpilo (2004)
Ecoregion: Alaska Range Mountains
Change Type: Glacial thinning and retreat
Glacial thinning and retreat
Description:
Glacial thinning and retreat are quite apparent at the Sunset Glacier, viewable from the Eielson Visitor Center by many of the 400,000 park visitors each year.