Arctic seals experiencing dramatic weight loss as temperatures rise

The Arctic has seen rapid transformation in recent years as a result of climate change, with rising temperatures and significant fluctuations in sea ice thickness. Those changes could be causing three species of Arctic seals to lose body mass at alarming rates, according to a new study.  © NOAA Fisheries spotted-seal-mother-pup-bering-dew-20160415-9261.jpg Researchers from National Oceanic […]