Ice Age Maps

23 Feb 2011

At www.archnews.co.uk/feature/5322-researchers-map-out-ice-sheets-shrinking-during-ice-age/ ... the University of Sheffield has created a series of virtual maps to show how the ice sheet shrank at the end of the Ice Age. During the Last Glacial Maximum, 28,000-17,000 years ago, the ice covered a large area of Britain, Ireland and the North Sea. The maps are based on glacial landforms such as morainnes and drumlins