27 Mar '16, 1pm

As ice melts & high temps alter ecosystems, Arctic indigenous comms face food shortages

As ice melts & high temps alter ecosystems, Arctic indigenous comms face food shortages

Subsistence hunters in the Arctic have long taken to the sea ice to hunt seals, whales, and polar bears. But now, as the ice disappears and soaring temperatures alter the life cycles and abundance of their prey, a growing number of indigenous communities are facing food shortages.

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/arctic_heat_threatens_indige...

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