Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Ablation Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Ablation Lake (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Water body
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
a pro-glacial tidal lake in Ablation Valley (q.v.), Alexander Island, with stratified saline and fresh water, and dammed in its upper part by George VI Ice Shelf, was named in association with the valley and following limnological research by BAS from 1973 (APC, 1980, p.3; Clapperton and Sugden, 1983, map Fig. 2).
No images of this place could be found.