Photo Library >> Arctic Biodiversity

Collection: Arctic Biodiversity

Arctic Biodiversity
Arctic Biodiversity
In 2008 the United Nations Environment Program expressed extreme concern for the implications of climate change on the Arctic regions. A warming Arctic climate is projected to cause various consequences such as melting sea ice and a rising and warming sea level, which in turn has a significant effect on the natural ecosystem.
  • Tourists cleaning the shores on Amsterdamøya, Svalbard
  • Bearded seal (Erignathus barbatus), sea ice North of Svalbard
  • Melting sea ice, North of Svalbard
  • Sea ice breaking off North of Svalbard
  • Sea ice breaking off North of Svalbard
  • Polar bear on sea ice, 81 degrees North of Svalbard
  • Sea ice breaking off North of Svalbard
  • Polar bear on melting sea ice, 81 degrees North of Svalbard
  • Polar bear on melting sea ice, 81 degrees North of Svalbard
  • Watching in silence breath-taking Arctic scenery, Woodfjord, Svalbard
  • Moss campion (Silene acaulis), Woodfjord, Svalbard
  • Purple Saxifrage (Saxifraga oppositifolia), Woodfjord, Svalbard
  • Draba alpina, Woodfjord, Svalbard
  • Draba alpina, Woodfjord, Svalbard
  • Mountain avens (Dryas octopetala) at Woodfjorden, Svalbard
  • Woolly lousewort (Pedicularis dasyantha), Woodfjorden, Svalbard
  • Mountain avens (Dryas octopetala) at Woodfjorden, Svalbard
  • Seligerbreen (left), Liefdefjorden, Svalbard
  • Monacobreen and Seligerbreen, Liefdefjorden, Svalbard
  • Watching Brünnichs's Guillemots (Uria lomvia) at Alkefjelet, Svalbard
  • Brünnichs's Guillemots (Uria lomvia) at Alkefjelet, Svalbard
Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 | Next