Glaciers of the Pyrenees

Glaciar de Alba - Maladeta Massif

Glaciar de Alba - Maladeta Massif
Glaciar de Alba on 10/08/1986. The glacier is already rather small but has a few crevasses in it suppermost part.)
Glaciar de Alba - Maladeta Massif
Glaciar de Alba on 14/08/2006. Only a very small debris-free icepatch remains; however the moraine left of centre is clearly ice-cored. Debris-covered, remnant ice masses will probably survive quite a number of years.
Glaciar de Alba - Maladeta Massif
Recession of Glaciar de Alba from 1986 till 2006.
Photos by Jordi Camins