Thursday, 10 May 2018
Alien Waters: Neighbouring Seas Are Flowing into a Warming Arctic Ocean
Yale Environment 360
Drift ice in the archipelago of Svalbard. Photo by AWeith
The “Atlantification” and “Pacification” of the Arctic has begun. As warmer waters stream into an increasingly ice-free Arctic Ocean, new species — from phytoplankton to whales — have the potential to upend this sensitive polar environment. More here.