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The science of ice: investigating Arctic ice melt and its effect on marine life

How is increasing ice melt affecting marine wildlife, nature’s carbon storage system and the building blocks of ocean life? A team of scientists on the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise take a look underneath the Arctic sea ice for clues.…

In spring 2019, Greenpeace began a year-long expedition from Pole to Pole to uncover the threats facing our oceans face and show why we need a Global Ocean Treaty to protect them.

A key part of protecting the oceans is understanding the threats and changes that are already happening. We brought a team of scientists to the Arctic to study the ice, the water and the animals that are dependent on both.

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