The Nanortalik-Kap Farvel area in southernmost Greenland

 

 

Birds eye view from a helicopter

 

 

 

A high-situated lake (N5) containing a complete Holocene record

 

 

 

Sling load with coring equipment on one of the mountain lakes

 

 

 

The first secure pre-Holocene lacustrine record (N14) found in Greenland in April 1999 on the

island of Angissoq. The lowermost 8 cm are marine, after which the lake became isolated at

ca 13,800 cal yr BP.The sediments on the photo cover the time span between

ca 14,000-11,000 cal yr BP.

 

 

Some pictures from Greenland glaciers

 

 

A “late-glacial” landscape in front of the Greenland Ice Sheet

 

 

 

A calving ice front on Greenland