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Record minimum Antarctic sea ice 'obliterates' previous low: Aussie scientist


Lieser, JL, Record minimum Antarctic sea ice 'obliterates' previous low: Aussie scientist, Xinhua - English news,, China, 01 March (2017) [Media Interview]

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SYDNEY, March 1 (Xinhua) -- There is 10 percent less sea ice in Antarctica than the previous record low, Australian scientists have found. Jan Lieser, a sea ice scientist at the Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre in Tasmania, said that the sea ice extent around the continent had shrunk to 2.1091 million square kilometers.

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Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:Antarctica, sea-ice extent
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Physical geography and environmental geoscience
Research Field:Physical geography and environmental geoscience not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards
Objective Group:Understanding climate change
Objective Field:Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
UTAS Author:Lieser, JL (Dr Jan Lieser)
ID Code:114907
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2017-03-02
Last Modified:2017-03-02

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