Petersburg Pilot -

Whale Watching and LeConte Glacier Tours based out of Petersburg Alaska

Iced out

 

Dan Rudy / Petersburg Pilot

The entrance to Shakes Glacier was blocked off by calving ice on Saturday. Like other glaciers that make up the Stikine Icefield, Shakes has been gradually losing ice. Since the 1980s, it has receded by approximately 1.4 miles.

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