Warm light of the setting sun highlights jagged peaks of granite cloaked by hanging glaciers in the Stikine Icefield. The icecap straddles the US-Canadian border between the Stikine River and Frederick Sound in Alaska's Southeast.
- MELISSA FARLOW
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- 3504x2336 / 2.1MB
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- Tongass_National Geographic magazine_7/2007