Warm rivers play role in Arctic sea ice melt
ScienceDaily, March 5, 2014
The heat from warm river waters draining into the Arctic Ocean is contributing to the melting of Arctic sea ice each summer, a new NASA study finds.
- S. V. Nghiem, D. K. Hall, I. G. Rigor, P. Li, G. Neumann. Effects of Mackenzie River discharge and bathymetry on sea ice in the Beaufort Sea. Geophysical Research Letters, 2014; DOI: 10.1002/2013GL058956