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Boats Instead of Dog Sleds

Posted October. 27, 2005 04:22,   


Many large icebergs in Greenland are melting due to the effects of global warming and are breaking into smaller pieces. This is becoming a threat to the Eskimos and their traditional lifestyle as they go about the icebergs in dog sleds to catch fish. This is a photo of a boat passing by a small iceberg in Greenland’s Disco Bay on August 17.