Dell, Kristina
November 2004
Time;11/22/2004, Vol. 164 Issue 21, p72
Mentions how there may be some positive results to global warming. How a decrease in polar ice during the summer months may open shipping lanes along the northern coast of Russia and Canada; Impact of the new lanes on making transportation cheaper and increasing access to oil and other natural resources; Limitations on the effectiveness of Arctic shipping; Suggestion that species such as cod, arctic char, and certain crops may benefit from global warming; Possibility for a reduction of seal populations due to a loss of ice; Effects of climate change on forests and flora.


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