Quick Link: Icebreaker Post Sparks Online Reunion for “Coasties”

When we posted our piece about a retired icebreaker being towed off to the scrapyard, we saw it as a poignant moment for a hobbled U.S. polar fleet. We weren’t alone.


On Monday Climate Watch Senior Editor Craig Miller wrote about a Coast Guard icebreaker ship, the Glacier, that’s headed to the scrapyard… Glaciers are slipping away everywhere. It was tough to see this one go. I’m talking about a ship, not an actual river of ice.

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