Dramatic decline of Arctic sea ice linked to global warming

  title={Dramatic decline of Arctic sea ice linked to global warming},
  author={Juhi Yadav and Avinash Kumar and Rahul Mohan},
  journal={Natural Hazards},
Arctic sea ice has declined rapidly over the past four decades at the rate of − 4.7% per decade leading to an imbalance in the oceanic heat flux. The study reported that the July 2019 was the warmest month in the Arctic, leading to a substantial sea ice loss in the last 41 years. Consequently, during this month, the lowest sea ice extent (SIE, 7.5 million km 2 ) and sea ice volume (8900 km 3 ) were recorded. The decadal trend of sea ice decline in September 2019 has reached to ca. − 13% per… 

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