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What are glacial ridges called?
September 06, 2010 1:48PM
A glacial ridge could be defined as several things:
- An arête: a steep ridge formed by glaciers.
- Corries: formed through glacier action.
- Eskir/esker: a ridge of sand and gravel deposited by glacial movement.
- Serac: a block of ice formed by intersecting crevasses on a glacier