We’re headed to remote Alaska to kickoff the first enumeration of the #2020Census in Toksook Bay, which begins on Jan. 21. Here’s a sneak peek of the remote village located in the Yukon Delta Region, on the Bering Sea. For more info, visit: .
“The Bering Sea is undergoing changes that have never been observed in our lifetimes.”
Ever heard of the ribbon seal? It inhabits Arctic waters & hangs out in areas where the water is deep, & the sea ice is more dispersed & easier to break through. It can dive ~1,968 ft (600 m) in search of food like crustaceans & fish. [📸: Bering Land Bridge National Preserve]
Thousands of tufted puffins in the Bering Sea are dead partly because of starvation and stress brought on by changing climate conditions, researchers say.
#ArcticReportCard 2019: Loss of sea ice has major consequences for Arctic. Arctic sea ice extent at end of summer 2019 tied w/ 2007 & 2016 for 2nd lowest since 1979. The Bering Sea has been nearly ice-free for 2 years in a row @NOAAResearch
Congress should note the asteroid that blew up over the Bering Sea on Dec 18 with the force of 10 Hiroshima bombs and take the threat seriously.
Did you miss the meteor ☄️ spotted over the Bering Sea in December 2018? Don’t worry — our satellite 🛰 saw it! The MODIS instrument on 's Terra satellite caught this view 👀 of the meteor’s shadow, visible as the gray streak above the clouds ☁️.
Scientists have never seen so little spring ice in the Bering Sea. Ten percent of normal.
Hmm, something seems a little different this year when it comes to ice in the Bering Sea
Powerful magnitude-7.4 earthquake strikes the Bering Sea between Russia and US - @USGS