Extraordinary global heating in the Arctic

Rapid warming and sea-ice loss in the Barents and Kara Seas area are an unmistakable consequence of increasing greenhouse gases. The monumental changes in this region will have devastating impacts... READ MORE

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CO2 Budget Depletion

Annual trends of total CO2e emissions caused by Arctic wildfires – updated monthly

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A hotter, drier Arctic means worsening wildfire emissions: a toxic mix of direct smoke and greenhouse gases released from the permafrost thaw accelerated by the wildfires.