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ARCTIC
Inside the Arctic Circle - 66.5 latitude.

Often referred to as a `canary in a coal mine' as it is one of the first places on Earth to show
the impacts of climate change.

Temperatures here are rising 2X faster than anywhere else, causing rapid ablation of ice.

ENVIRONMENTAL…

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BENEFITS

Shortens some shipping routes as there is less ice cover e.g. northern sea route.
Now, tourist ships are able to visit northern Canada and 30% of Inuit now earn
income through tourism e.g. by print making.
Could enable to grow crops on previously inaccessible land. E.g. as climate
conditions…

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Daniel Payne

What is a cat's favorite button on a VCR?

Harry

PAWS (PAUSE)

Mr A Gibson

A concise case study of a threatened environment. Use to learn facts for that answer requiring a detailed case study.


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this is really helpful

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