GREENLAND GLACIERS MELTING

Examiner, Launceston, Tas. Thursday 1 February 1940ggmelt1940

Is the Arctic climate becoming more temperate?

Remarkable new information, given by the famous Swedish authority, Professor H. Wilson Ahlmann, in a lecture to the Swedish Geographical Society, suggests that this may be the case.

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ICE AND SNOW MELTING . FLOODS DOING DAMAGE.

Daily Post, Hobart, Tas. Thursday 27 April 1911meltfloods1911

ST. PETERSBURG, Wednesday, Reports from Western Russia and Siberia tell of the sudden arrival of spring . The ice on the river has broken, up and this, with the melting of the snow, which lies during the winter several feet deep all over the level plains, has caused high floods, which are doing an immense amount of damage.
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/178334643

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SHRINKING ICE IN SWISS GLACIERS

The Canberra Times, ACT Monday 31 December 1934ct1934

Switzerland’s glaciers are shrinking, they have been shrinking ever since 1922, and last year’s figures, recently given out by Professor P. L. Mercanton, director of the Swiss Meteorological Office, indicate that the shrinkage is not only being maintained but seems to be accelerating.

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