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Rieserferner Mountains | Thermokarst
WI_e2086_000_504.jpg Rieserferner Mountains | Hochgall with glacial lakeThumbnailsRieserferner Mountains | Thermokarst

These ponds are most likely the consequence of thawing permafrost: the disappearance of ice lenses causes subsidence of the ground.

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Tuesday 8 September 2015 by Martin Mergili in Europe / Italy (1055 visits)