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An Earth Day wish: look to the…

An Earth Day wish: look to the mountains (full blog post link in my profile). “Look to the mountains on this day. Take in their beauty, their majesty, their power…and their frailty. Understand that they are the harbingers of climate change, and they are showing its first effects. And, take action.” In this photo, the #Gangotri #Glacier weaves its way down from the wall of the #Chaukhamba peaks. As the source of the #Ganges River, the Gangotri is receding at an average rate of 12 meters (36+ feet) per year, presenting huge future issues for the Ganges and the 400 million souls who depend on it.
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About the Author : Jake NortonClimber, guide, photographer, speaker, founder of www.Challenge21.com, and - most importantly - husband and father.View all posts by Jake Norton

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