Story: Glaciers and glaciation

Map of the Franz Josef Glacier

The first detailed survey of the Franz Josef Glacier was done by Charles Douglas and A. P. Harper in 1893, making it possible to evaluate changes in the glacier.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: Appendices to the Journals of the House of Representatives, 1894, C–1

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Eileen McSaveney, 'Glaciers and glaciation - Glaciers and people', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/zoomify/10751/map-of-the-franz-josef-glacier (accessed 19 November 2017)

Story by Eileen McSaveney, published 24 Sep 2007