Extent of Glaciation in various parts of the world
Extent of Glaciation in North America (above)
Solid Line: Approx. extent of glaciation during last (Wisconsin) ice age.
Dotted Line: Approximate extent of earlier glaciations.
Last Glacial Maximum 18,000 years ago
Last Glaciation – Northern Hemisphere
Europe during the last ice age
Sea level During Last Ice Age
Sea levels fall during every ice age. During the last ice age, sea levels stood around 370 feet lower than today.
Puget Sound Glacial Animation – Video
This is so cool! Shows glacial retreat since 20,000 years ago
Vashon Glaciation Animation
Animation of the Vashon Glaciation 20,000 years ago to present. Model developed by Ralph Haugerud with assistance from Harvey Greenberg, content assistance by Brian Atwater, edit and titles by Britta Johnson, and production by Amir Sheikh.