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Scientists Seek New Emphases in Arctic Climate Change Research
September 10, 2009
Much of circumpolar Arctic research focuses on the physical, direct changes resulting from climate warming such as sea ice retreat and temperature increases. "What's understudied is the living component of the Arctic and that includes humans," said Syndonia "Donie" Bret-Harte, associate professor of biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and co-author of a paper published in the September 11, 2009, issue of the journal Science.
University of Alaska Fairbanks
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