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Profile: Rick Thoman Gives a Sea Ice Report

Scattered patches of thin sea ice as seen from the shoreline on a wintry day in a rural Alaska village.

Western Alaska waters are warming, and with that comes changes in sea ice. Climate specialist Rick Thoman recently sat down with KNOM and filled us in on his observations of the region’s warming waters, which are resulting in a very late start to sea ice formation.

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