Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 10:02am
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View of glacial retreat in the Patagonia Icefield.

Marshall Shepherd, contributor

Many people may not think of Icefields when they think of South America. 

The Patagonia Icefields are the largest temperate ice sheet in the Southern Hemisphere. It covers an area of roughly 8000 square miles. 

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