Home >> Time to act - To reduce short-lived climate pollutants >> Cryosphere: Zoom in on the Arctic
File type Download Size Language
.jpg .jpg Download 1 mb -
Uploaded on Tuesday 20 May 2014 by GRID-Arendal

Cryosphere: Zoom in on the Arctic

Year: 2014 Author: GRID-Arendal
The Arctic is currently warming two to three times faster than the global average and is expected to warm more than any other region on Earth. SLCPs contribute to increased melting in the Arctic, and BC deposited on snow and ice amplifies warming and exacerbates melting.
Views: 197     Downloads: 24     Rating: 4
Cost of Control Measures (A)
Tropospheric Ozone (O3)
Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs)
Methane (CH4)
Black Carbon (BC) and Co-pollutants from Incomplete Combustion
Consequences of Delayed Mitigation
What are Short-Lived Climate Pollutants?
Effects on Agriculture - SLCPs, a Threat to Agricultural Productivity