HomeAboutActivitiesMapsPhotosPublicationsNews
 
Home >> International Polar Year (IPY) educational posters >> Projected temperature increases in the Arctic due to climate change, 2090 (NCAR-CCM3, SR ...
File type Download Size Language
.pdf .pdf Download 6 mb -
.png .png Download 1 mb -
.jpg .jpg Download 188 kb -
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal

Projected temperature increases in the Arctic due to climate change, 2090 (NCAR-CCM3, SRES A2 experiment)

Year: 2008 Author: Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Description:
Climate change, due to increased concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, has lead to increased temperatures and large scale changes in the Arctic. The Arctic sea ice is decreasing, permafrost thawing and the glaciers and ice sheets are shrinking. The projected climate situation in 2090 are presented in this figure, the temperatures are annual values from the NCAR-CCM3 model, ensemble averages 1-5 for the SRES A2 experiment. The ice and permafrost are from the ACIA.
Views: 772     Downloads: 307     Rating: 3
Cold places on the Southern Continent
Climate change - ice and snow and the albedo effect
Temperature increases in the Antarctic due to climate change, 2090 (NCAR-CCM3, SRES A2 experiment)
The Antarctic hole
Protected areas, Arctic and Antarctic
Coldwater coral reefs, distribution
Major research stations in the Arctic
Population and main oil and gas production areas in the Arctic