NOT SO GREEN | Arctic Ice Extent Minimum - 2016
Arctic sea ice has reached the minimum for 2016 and turned the corner.
- Earliest minimum since 1997 – shows how cold it is getting there
- This year extent was 22% above 2012, despite two massive storms
- Thickness is way up on 2010 and 2011
- Already extent is above 2007, as well as 2012, for this date
- We are looking at one of the fastest ice growths in September on record