Ice Mound

Frozen penstock leakage on the Kananaskis River, AB (Canada), Feb. 24, 2012

If you look closely at my last post, you can see a mound of ice in the background on the left.  Here’s are some photos, taken by PhD student Jennifer Nafziger, that provide a closer look at that mound of ice.

I especially like the top photo – she caught the sun shining right through the ice.  It almost looks like the mouth of a whale.

(photos by Jennifer Nafziger, UofA River Ice Group: Canon PowerShot SD 4500, f/6.3 & 5,  ISO – 400 & 500, FL 16 & 6 mm, 1/2500 & 1/3200 sec. exposure duration)


About Faye Hicks

I am a professor emeritus, civil engineer, animal lover and writer.
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