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1

Where is the South Cascade Glacier?

Washington state.

2

What happened in 1900?

There was a considerable amount more snow.

3

What happened in 2008?

Less ice and more green land.

4

In 2008 why was there less ice and more green land?

Glacier has retreated back up the valley.
Only a small amount of the same ice left as ice had melted.