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figure 2a the graph above shows arctic sea ice extent as of november 5 2018 along with daily ice extent data for four previous years and 2012 the record low year 2018 is shown in blue 2017 in green 2016 in orange 2015 in brown 2014 in purple and 2012 in dotted brown, adventure canada 25 years of award winning arctic and - at the age of eleven alana travelled north for the first time taking in the vast arctic landscape abundant wildlife and welcoming northern communities, adventure canada arctic safari - tweet follow adventurecanada our classic arctic expedition begins by exploring greenland s fjords and communities with hosts from wwf canada the great icefjord at ilulissat a unesco world heritage site and source of the majority of the icebergs in the north atlantic is one of many highlights, blood moons and shemitah years - 2014 and 2015 are shemitah years with a tetrad of 4 blood moons which occur o jewish feast days this is a very rare event, environment news features the telegraph - 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in 1809 r catawbiense was introduced from north carolina it later became the principal source of hardiness in the garden hybrids which have graced our gardens for generations it was collected by john fraser and his son while collecting plants for russian emperor paul, of the reptiles and amphibians of north america explained - bailey vernon orlando 1864 1942 crotaphytus collaris baileyi stejneger 1890 1864 born in manchester mi june 21 1887 1933 began collecting for the us department of agriculture and continued the work until his retirement as chief field naturalist of the us biological survey, north coast 500 hotels guide where to stay along the nc500 - the north coast 500 is a 516 mile scenic route along scotland s northern coast offering drivers rugged landscapes sandy benches wildlife museums castles whisky distilleries and so much more