Temperatures in Europe have increased at more than twice the global average
Temperatures in Europe have increased at more than twice the global average over the past 30 years – the highest of any continent in the world. This includes the Arctic which is the fastest warming region on Earth.... READ MORE
Devastating floods in Nigeria claim over 600 lives
Intense floods like those inundating Nigeria in recent weeks are expected to become more frequent as the globe continues to warm under a thickening blanket of greenhouse gases.... READ MORE
Greenland 8°C warmer in September
In what would be the start to a series of anomalous temperature spikes in the autumnal shoulder season, the temperature at Greenland's highest point was above freezing on Sept 3--the first time ever recorded in... READ MORE
ARCTIC OCEAN ACIDIFYING 4X FASTER
New research found that rapid melting of sea ice means the Arctic Ocean is particularly vulnerable to acidification.... READ MORE
HURRICANE IAN MAKES LANDFALL IN FLORIDA
Having already knocked out power throughout Cuba, Hurricane Ian is crashing into the western coast of Florida with its disastrous extreme trifecta of storm surges reaching 18 feet, torrential rains unleashing up to 24... READ MORE
Discharge data from the Watson River were gathered for the Programme for Monitoring of the Greenland Ice Sheet (PROMICE) by GEUS (2014-present), and before that by the University of Copenhagen (2006-2013) Derived from data product available from PROMICE. .
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ARCTIC RISK INDICATORS
The following gauges show up-to-date data regarding key indicators in the Arctic. These indicators clearly point to the crisis at hand.