Monthly Archives: March 2013

Exposed Anchor Ice on the Kananaskis River

Exposed Anchor Ice on the Kananaskis River, AB (Canada), Nov. 26, 2012 Anchor ice occurs frequently on the Kananaskis River – it forms when suspended frazil ice adheres to the stream bed.  Because the river is regulated for hydro-power production, water levels vary substantially … Continue reading

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Anchor Ice Dam on the Kananaskis River

Anchor Ice Dam on the Kananaskis River, AB (Canada), Nov. 28, 2012 Anchor ice occurs frequently on the Kananaskis River – it forms when suspended frazil ice adheres to the stream bed.  In some cases the buildup of ice on the bed can … Continue reading

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