In the Arctic had a record warming

В Арктике зафиксировали рекордное потепление

The average annual temperature has risen more than three degrees above normal, which is a record in the twenty-first century.

In the Russian Arctic, scientists have recorded a record temperature increase. The results of these studies for 2017 temperature was above normal by 3.23 degrees. It is reported with reference to the report of the Ministry of environment.

In the Russian Arctic zone includes the Murmansk region, Chukotka, the Yamalo-Nenets AO and parts of Karelia, Arkhangelsk region, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Yakutia and other regions.

The average annual temperature record indicates a warming. Maximum values recorded in Yakutia and Chukotka – by 4.07 degrees above normal.

Also record the seasonal temperature was observed in summer in the European sector of the Arctic zone.

Scientists believe such warming is critical. Earlier, environmentalists have sounded the alarm due to the melting of Arctic ice, Even if it were possible to limit global warming to maximum two degrees, it will not save the glaciers from disappearing. Also the Correspondent wrote that in the Arctic melt the oldest glacier

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