Life of Milk Lake Glacier

Timeline created by coLdAK20
  • Period: to

    Recorded history of Milk Lake Glacier

  • Global warming begins to be recognized as valid

  • First aerial photos taken of glacier

    First aerial photos taken of glacier
    The glacier had an area of 0.24 square kilometers
  • Water pooling is first visable

    Water pooling is first visable
    This indicates glacier retreat is occuring
  • First IPCC report says levels of man-made greenhouse gases are increasing in the atmosphere and predicts these will cause global warming.

  • Milk Lake Glacier "officially" melted

  • Glacier is nearly melted

    Glacier is nearly melted
  • Final stage

    Final stage
    Glacier is completly melted