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Greenland Ice Sheet

The Greenland Ice Sheet contains about 10 percent of the world's freshwater, and is vulnerable to mass loss by climate warming; if it were to melt, it would cause a 24 ft. (7.4 m) rise in global sea level. The ice ...

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