‘Why Less Summer Ice Increases Bear Populations’

By: - Climate DepotJuly 7, 2013 11:36 AM

Why Less Summer Ice Increases Bear Populations


Guest essay by Jim Steel, Director Emeritus, San Fransisco State University “Annual primary production in the Arctic has increased yearly … Should these trends continue, additional loss of ice during Arctic spring could boost productivity >3-fold above 1998–2002 levels” 1  -Dr. Kevin Arrigo, Stanford University While the Inuit argue it is the time of the […]