Ice-free passage for ships through the Arctic could cause problems for marine mammals

An increasingly ice-free Arctic could test the adaptability of marine mammals, a new study has found, as hundreds of ships in recent years have used the newly open polar seas to transport goods and people.

Mongabay

Last updated on 11 July 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Arctic
Threats: 
Noise pollution
Climate Change
Species group: 
Marine mammals