The pristine Artcic

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The pristine Artcic

Postby kbs2244 » Wed Oct 01, 2008 9:05 am

From today’s news page
This is in Canada so I guess it is New World even though it is pretty close to the Old World. ... alaska.htm

"It's ironic," Smol said. "We tend to think of the high arctic as pristine, and I think we now have one of the oldest records of human impact on an aquatic ecosystem."

Blasted humans!
They are everywhere.
And messing thing up.
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