Glacier thief arrested in Chile

Now we know what happened to all the glaciers.

The Guardian reports:

Climate change sceptics have acquired a new explanation for why glaciers are retreating: it’s not global warming, it’s theft.

Police in Chile have arrested a man on suspicion of stealing five tonnes of ice from the Jorge Montt glacier in the Patagonia region to sell as designer ice cubes in bars and restaurants…

Read the entire Guardian report.

One thought on “Glacier thief arrested in Chile”

  1. I have read elsewhere, and long ago, that glacial ice is prized in bars and restaurants because gases trapped in the ice are slowly released as the ice melts, creating an interesting ‘fizzing’ effect.

    Why this form of free enterprise should be criminalized is senseless. Will ice mining somehow create climate disasters?

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