South Cascade

General Information

South Cascade Glacier is a small valley glacier in the North Cascades Range, Washington. The 7.6 cm diameter, 158 m long core (SOCAS2) was collected in 1994 by USGS scientists. The period of record in the core is ~1840-1991.

  • Kaspari SD, Pittenger D, Jenk TM, Morgenstern U, Schwikowski M, Buenning N, Stott L (2020) Twentieth Century Black Carbon and Dust Deposition on South Cascade Glacier, Washington State, USA as Reconstructed from a 158 m Long Ice Core. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 125, e2019JD031126.