The Arctic ice and those in Greenland is being watched by many climate alarmists as "catastrophically melting", which will result in rising sea level, flooding of low-lying areas and islands around the world. And more drought and more rains and flood; more snow and less snow; more hurricanes and less hurricanes; more typhoons and less typhoons in the tropics, and so on.
The news report said "at least 97 ships were still waiting for help on Tuesday, down from 160 ships two days ago." Amen to claims of "ever-melting polar ice". Source of picture is The Moscow Times and posted in Steven Goddar's blog today.
Click on the picture (and next 2 pictures below) to see their larger images.
Perhaps thousands of polar bears are drowning there right now because of the lack of ice. And what do the bears eat, salmon and other fishes? Then the population of salmon should be expanding at geometric rate as their main predator are slowly being wiped out from the face of the Earth.
WUWT Sea Ice Reference Page.
What's that polar ice cycle again? Didn't we hear from Greenpeace, WWF, Oxfam, IPCC, UNEP and other groups that polar ice are in dangerous, if not irreversible, melting due to man-made warming?