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August 26, 2020

Sunlight reflecting on ice-free water of Canada Basin

Sunlight reflecting on the ice-free water of Canada Basin is an indicator of warming in the western Arctic Ocean.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grants NSF OPP 1926158, OPP 1735862, OPP 1723308, OPP 1504410, PLR 1304337, OPP 1220032 and PLR 0909330.]

Learn more in the University of Delaware news story A carbon sink shrinks in the Arctic. (Date image taken: Aug. 24, 2016; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Aug. 26, 2020)

Credit: Zhangxian Ouyang, University of Delaware

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