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External Resource: March of the Polar Bears: Global Change, Sea Ice, and Wildlife Migration

Learners/students will use NASA satellite data to study changes in temperature and snow-ice coverage in the South Beaufort Sea, Alaska, correlate with USGS ground tracking of polar bears, and relate this to global change, sea ice changes, and polar bear migration. Topics include: atmosphere-ocean interactions, climate shifts, endangered species, greenhouse gases and the greenhouse effect, impacts and consequences of global warming, maintenance of biodiversity through, conservation, ocean circulation, reducing climate change, and species movement.


Type External ResourcePub Date January 01, 1900Stock # ERNASA10_0019

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