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Changing Arctic ecosystems-Research to understand and project changes in marine and terrestrial ecosystems of the Arctic

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3136/

Three themes of ongoing research: forecasting polar bear and walrus population response to changing marine ecosystems; measuring wildlife population changes in the Arctic coastal plain, and wildlife communities in the boreal-Arctic transition zone.

by Geiselman, Joy; DeGange, Anthony; Oakley, Karen L.; Derksen, Dirk V.; and Whalen, Mary E.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3136
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Bears, Community ecology, Ecology, Mathematical modeling, Population dynamics, Tundra ecosystems, Wildlife, Tundras
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North Slope, Northwest Arctic

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