Posted on October 21, 2002March 20, 2019 © 2019 by Linda Moulton HoweMt. Kilimanjaro’s Ice Cap Is Melting Fast Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, is Africa's highest mountain at 19,340 feet. "Between 1912 and 2000, Mt. Kilimanjaro has lost 80 percent of the ice area on the mountain." - Lonnie Thompson, Ph.D., Geologist, Ohio State University This map by Ohio State University researchers shows the retreat of Mt. Kilimanjaro's ice cap between 1912 and 2000, an 80 percent reduction. Click here to subscribe and get instant access to read this report. Click here to check your existing subscription status. Existing members, login below: Username or E-mail Password Remember Me Forgot Password Login © 1998 - 2019 by Linda Moulton Howe.All Rights Reserved.