Ice Worms Near Mount Deception

Ice worms found on the small unnamed glacier near Gilhooley Tower on Mount Deception, in the Olympic Mountains of Washington.

Photo taken by Grant Myers on July 2, 2011.
This photo has been posted on SummitPost with his permission.


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Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Jan 29, 2013 1:42 pm - Voted 10/10

Very interesting

article and creatures. Im sorry I have never seen any ice worms myself, as I have never been on any North American glaciers.

By the way a microphoto of an ice worm might be a useful addition to your article, I'm sure somebody must have taken that.


Redwic - Jan 29, 2013 4:18 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Very interesting


Thank you for the comments and suggestion.

Within the article, I have added a hyperlink for a micrograph of a glacier ice worm. The micrograph can be seen at this link:

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