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As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a record low

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Lieser, JL, As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a record low, The Age, Fairfax Media, Melbourne, 19 February (2017) [Newspaper Article]


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Abstract

As parts of Australia set heatwave records and the government considered building new coal-fired power stations, the vast continent to the south last week quietly marked a milestone. The spread of sea ice around Antarctica melted to the lowest level recorded.

Item Details

Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:sea-ice, Antarctica, Totten Glacier
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Research Field:Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Climate and Climate Change
Objective Field:Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Author:Lieser, JL (Dr Jan Lieser)
ID Code:114575
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2017-02-20
Last Modified:2017-02-21
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