This summer’s Arctic weather barely even impacted that long-term trend line at all.”
Just your regular run of the mill 60% increase.
Mr. Solomon’s words echo what the elders told us and what we intuitively understood. The fact that this year’s summer ice will be 1.41 million square kilometres is sobering. To put in in perspective the area of British Columbia and Alberta combined is 1.6 million square kilometres. Climate change is happening and is being evidenced even during a cold year like we just experienced.
Sounds like Kevin has been hitting the pub a little bit too hard. Dublin has had some cold weather this week.