One-year ice | Article about one-year ice by The Free Dictionary
one-year ice[′wən ‚yir ′īs]
Sea ice formed the previous season, not yet 1 year old.
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In the Sannikov Strait, the vessel came through a frozen one-year ice
crust with a compression of up to 3 points and hummocks up to 2-3 meters high.
The southern route is through Peel Sound in Nunavut, which has been open in recent summers and contains mostly one-year ice
Virtually half of the one-year ice
was covered with melt ponds.