Snow, water, ice and permafrost in the Arctic – The Greenland Ice sheet in a changing climate.

This clip is also available in other languages Arctic Climate Change (SWIPA 2011)

AMAP’s new assessment of the impacts of climate change on Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic (SWIPA) brings together the latest scientific knowledge about the changing state of each component of the Arctic ‘cryosphere’. It examines how these changes will impact both the Arctic as a whole and people living within the Arctic and elsewhere in the world. More information and full report at

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