green snow

green snow

[′grēn ¦snō]
(hydrology)
A snow surface that has attained a greenish tint as a result of the growth within it of certain microscopic algae.
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Among the items taken was a white Parlee road bike fitted with electric gears and black Reynolds carbon wheels, a black Boardman CX400 bike and a GNU black and lime green snow board.
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Each home site has a trash pen, which is essentially a box defined by green snow fencing and stakes.
Although we seldom have the deep and persistent snowfields needed to support watermelon snow in the spring ("Red snow, green snow," SN: 5/20/00, p.
If they do, you can be sure it'll be broadcast on the 33rd of May when the green snow falls.
The green snow algae, mostly in the genus Chloromonas, typically stick to high-elevation, shady forests of fir and spruce.
Green snow algae, which lack these protective carotenoids, suffer much more from full sunlight.