Climate change and biodiversity in the Arctic—Nordic perspectives

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Wookey, Philip A. (2007)

This paper is based upon a presentation given on United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) World Environment Day, 5 June 2007, as part of the Nordic Perspectives session of the climate change conference Melting Ice—A Hot Topic?
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