Ivins, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Ivins (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Most prominent mountain in a series of peaks between Fleece and Leppard glaciers, Graham Land. A 4.2 km long ridge rising to about 2000 m, mainly snow covered but with extensive rock outcrops along the ridge and on the south-west flank.
Named for Dr Erik Ivins (b.1949), Senior Research Scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasedena, California. Dr Ivins carried out influential research on glacial isostatic adjustment, with particular focus on Antarctica?s response to past and present ice-sheet change.
No images of this place could be found.