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The Resource Brave new Arctic : the untold story of the melting North, Mark C. Serreze

Brave new Arctic : the untold story of the melting North, Mark C. Serreze

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Brave new Arctic : the untold story of the melting North
Title
Brave new Arctic
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the untold story of the melting North
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Mark C. Serreze
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Language
eng
Summary
In the 1990s, researchers in the Arctic noticed that floating summer sea ice had begun receding. This was accompanied by shifts in ocean circulation and unexpected changes in weather patterns throughout the world. The Arctic's perennially frozen ground, known as permafrost, was warming, and treeless tundra was being overtaken by shrubs. What was going on? Brave New Arctic is Mark Serreze's riveting firsthand account of how scientists from around the globe came together to find answers
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In the 1990s, researchers in the Arctic noticed that floating summer sea ice had begun receding. This was accompanied by shifts in ocean circulation and unexpected changes in weather patterns throughout the world. The Arctic's perennially frozen ground, known as permafrost, was warming, and treeless tundra was being overtaken by shrubs. What was going on? Brave New Arctic is Mark Serreze's riveting firsthand account of how scientists from around the globe came together to find answers
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10639637
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DLC
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Serreze, Mark C
Dewey number
577.27/609113
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QC994.8
LC item number
.S4754 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Science Essentials
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  • Climatic changes
  • Arctic regions
  • Arctic regions
  • Climatology
  • Global warming
  • Global environmental change
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatology
  • Ecology
  • Global environmental change
  • Global warming
  • Arctic Regions
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adult
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the untold story of the melting north
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Brave new Arctic : the untold story of the melting North, Mark C. Serreze
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-249) and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings -- It's not what it used to be -- The Arctic stirs -- Unaami -- Epiphany -- Rude awakenings -- Looking ahead
Control code
on1001807455
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 255 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691173993
Lccn
2017031687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1001807455
Label
Brave new Arctic : the untold story of the melting North, Mark C. Serreze
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings -- It's not what it used to be -- The Arctic stirs -- Unaami -- Epiphany -- Rude awakenings -- Looking ahead
Control code
on1001807455
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 255 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691173993
Lccn
2017031687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1001807455

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