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Harp seals on thin ice after 32 years of warming

Post Number:#1  Postby Marine News » Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:02 am

Harp seals on thin ice after 32 years of warming
5 January 2012, 6:48 am

Warming in the North Atlantic over the last 32 years has significantly reduced winter sea ice cover in harp seal breeding grounds, resulting in sharply higher death rates among seal pups in recent years, according to a new study.

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