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From Pole to Pole, Global Sea Ice Values are Plummeting

GarryRogers Nature Conservation

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“During the record hot year of 2016, both Arctic and Antarctic sea ice extents took a huge hit.

“Extreme warmth in the Arctic helped to produce leading losses there. Values that began during January at 1 million square kilometers below average have steadily declined as the months progressed to near 2 million square kilometers below average. Meanwhile, the Antarctic — which began the year at near average sea ice extent values — saw significant losses as the region grew anomalously warm during austral spring. Today, sea ice extent values surrounding the Antarctic are now also just shy of 2 million square kilometers below average.

“As you can see, global sea ice extent during the hottest year on record has steadily plummeted to near 4 million square kilometers below…

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November 17, 2016 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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