Document Type

Lecture

Publication Date

10-14-2009

Streaming Media

Abstract

Arctic Melt:
- Climate change, feedback loops
- More than one million square miles of ice melted in 2007
- We could have ice-free Arctic summers as early as 2013 or 2015
- New environmental and strategic challenges

Keywords

Arctic; Arctic populations; Climate change; Glacial melting; Global warming; International policy; Northwest passage; Oil exploration; Polar ice caps; Public policy; Sea ice; Sea level rise

Disciplines

Climate | Environmental Policy | Oil, Gas, and Energy | Public Policy

Language

English

Comments

Audio/Video
File size: 329.5 megabytes

First attached file: 17PowerPoint slides

Second attached file: Author biography

CEbinger_GeopoliticsOfArcticMelt_PPt_10-14-2009.pdf (2120 kB)
Geopolitics of global change: the melting of the arctic PowerPoint presentation, 17 slides

CEbinger_Biography.pdf (31 kB)
Charles Ebinger biography


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