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For all Climate Change Skeptics: The Arctic Ice Continues to Shrink

September 25, 2008

According to latest reports the arctic ice has continued shrinking. the latest facts provide grim reading and are a sign of things to come.

The facts:

This past summer, the Arctic sea ice dwindled to its second lowest level

Less than 30 years ago, there were still be 7 million square kilometers of ice left at the end of an Arctic summer. That's now dropped by almost 40 percent.

Some scientists believe that in just five years, the Arctic may be ice-free during the summer.

Source: http://edition.cnn.com/2008/TECH/09/23/arctic.ice/index.html

 

By Nicholas Bernhardt, EcoBizCheck

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