Shore ice

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Term: Shore ice
Definition: Compact sea ice that is attached to the shore or to anchoring points on the sea bed. It is a type of fast ice, and may sometimes be rafted ice or ice that has been beached by wind, tides, currents, or by ice pressure.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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