sea ice http://www.kplu.org en Mounting Consequences as Arctic Sea Ice Melts http://www.kplu.org/post/mounting-consequences-arctic-sea-ice-melts <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Arctic sea ice is melting at record rates, and the loss of that ice could drive significant degradation of marine and terrestrial ecosystems, according to a researcher at the University of Washington. The researcher, Cecilia Bitz, is part of an international team of scientists whose findings are published this week in the journal, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.sciencemag.org/content/341/6145/519.full" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Science</a></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 00:41:32 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 9497 at http://www.kplu.org Mounting Consequences as Arctic Sea Ice Melts