A similar investigation into calving glaciers and iceberg production on Baffin and Bylot islands was initiated by the Canadian Government in the 1970s. This is described and reference made to the Glacier Atlas of Canada, which, in identifying all individual glaciers in this region of the Canadian Arctic, obviates the need to develop an independent numbering system when individual glaciers need to be identified.
- Received October 4, 2016.
- Accepted October 11, 2016.
- Published on the NRC Research Press Web site at http://cjes.nrc.ca on October 20, 2016.
- Published by NRC Research Press