Climate change impacts on wildlife in a High Arctic archipelago – Svalbard, Norway

  title={Climate change impacts on wildlife in a High Arctic archipelago – Svalbard, Norway},
  author={S{\'e}bastien Descamps and Jon Aars and Eva Fuglei and Kit M. Kovacs and Christian Lydersen and Olga Ksenofontovna Pavlova and {\AA}shild {\O}nvik Pedersen and Virve Tuulia Ravolainen and Hallvard Str{\o}m},
  journal={Global Change Biology},
The Arctic is warming more rapidly than other region on the planet, and the northern Barents Sea, including the Svalbard Archipelago, is experiencing the fastest temperature increases within the circumpolar Arctic, along with the highest rate of sea ice loss. These physical changes are affecting a broad array of resident Arctic organisms as well as some migrants that occupy the region seasonally. Herein, evidence of climate change impacts on terrestrial and marine wildlife in Svalbard is… 

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