Dutch canals freeze for the first time in twelve years

Dutch canals freeze for the first time in twelve years

http://www.neatorama.com
2009/01/16

Canal ice skating is part of the Dutch national identity, but according to the International Herald Tribune, climate change and pollution have turned Holland’s annual canal-freeze into a rarity. Holland’s canals have frozen for the first time in twelve years this month, thrilling the citizens of the land of Hans Brinker:

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