18 Dec '11, 7pm

Arctic settles into new phase – warmer, greener, and less ice: The following is a reprint of a news release post...

Arctic settles into new phase – warmer, greener, and less ice: The following is a reprint of a news release post...

Arctic settles into new phase – warmer, greener, and less ice Posted on 19 December 2011 by John Hartz The following is a reprint of a news release posted by the US national Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on Dec 1, 2011. An international team of scientists who monitor the rapid changes in the Earth’s northern polar region say that the Arctic is entering a new state – one with warmer air and water temperatures, less summer sea ice and snow cover, and a changed ocean chemistry. This shift is also causing changes in the in the region’s life, both on land and in the sea, including less habitat for polar bears and walruses but increased access to feeding areas for whales. Changes to the Arctic are chronicled annually in the Arctic Report Card, which was released today. The report is prepared by an international team of scientists from 14 different countries. "Thi...

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