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This year’s Antarctic sea ice 'obliterates' previous minimum record


Lieser, JL, This year's Antarctic sea ice 'obliterates' previous minimum record, PolarNEWS, PolarNEWS, Zurich, Switzerland, 28 April (2017) [Newspaper Article]

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Antarctica has about 10 per cent less sea ice this year compared to the previous record minimum - a stunning reversal after an all-time high was recorded in 2014. In March 2017 the sea ice extent around Antarctica has shrunk to 2.1091 million square kilometres.

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Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:Antarctica, sea ice, record minimum
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:116076
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2017-05-01
Last Modified:2017-05-01

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