02 Sep '11, 1am

Mass walrus haul-outs, polar bear cub mortality linked to climate change

Mass walrus haul-outs, polar bear cub mortality linked to climate change

Arctic sea ice in free fall: new record low for July (08/10/2011) Average Arctic sea ice extent hit a new record low for July according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC).If the melt continues apace, the sea ice extent could hit its lowest point since record keeping by satellite began 32 years ago. However, ice loss slowed through the second half of July as weather grew colder in the Arctic, and by the end of the month was slightly above conditions in 2007, in which the lowest sea ice extent ever was measured. Arctic open for exploitation: Obama administration grants Shell approval to drill (08/08/2011) Less than a year and a half after the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the Obama administration has bucked warnings from environmentalists to grant preliminary approval to oil giant, Royal Dutch Shell, to drill off the Arctic coast. Exploratory drilling will o...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0901-moukaddem_walrus.html

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