No icebergs occur in the North Pacific, and none has ever.
Or more, and descends gradually by extremely gentle slopes towards the coasts or the bottom of the fjords on all sides, discharging a great part of its yearly drainage or surplus of precipitation in the form of icebergs in the fjords, the so-called ice-fjords, which are numerous both on the west and on the east coast.
The last remains of these icebergs are met with in the Atlantic south of Newfoundland.
Coast, though icebergs are present in the adjoining sea, is clear.
The latter often gives birth to prodigious icebergs and ice islands, which are carried northward by ocean currents, nearly as far as the tropical zone before they melt.