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Alpine glaciers could be gone by 2100

National News // April 9, 2019

In just 80 years all the glaciers in the Alps could be gone. That’s according to research by the University of Zurich.

Pixabay Alpine glaciers could be gone by 2100

The study found globally 335 billion tonnes of glacial ice melts every year. At that rate there will be no more mountain glaciers by the end of the century.

The team used data from the World Glacier Monitoring Service which looks at 19,000 glaciers.

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