Latest Arctic Climate Impact Assessment Stories
Being particularly sensitive to carbon monoxide and methane, canaries were often used by miners as sentinels to determine if the toxic mine-related gases were building up to dangerous levels.
In two critical reports released at the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Kiruna, Sweden on May 15th, the scientific expertise of the Wildlife Conservation Society helped inform an international body of senior government officials about changing conditions in the Arctic, and potential responses to those changes.
A new assessment of the Arctic's biodiversity reports a 26 percent decline in species populations in the high Arctic.
Arctic thawing is likely to result in worldwide consequences - from an increase in greenhouse gases and global weather pattern changes.
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