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    WHRC in CBSnews.com

    Senior Scientists Scott Goetz and Max Holmes discuss climate change in the Arctic in “Obama finds perfect climate change victim in Alaska.”

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    U.S. scientists warn leaders of dangers of thawing permafrost

    International policymakers gather in Alaska to discuss Arctic challenges Falmouth, MA – As President Obama and high-level representatives of other nations converge in Anchorage, Alaska on August 30-31 for the Conference on Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience (GLACIER)

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    Are we pushing global forests over the edge?

    Falmouth, Mass. – Expanding agriculture, climate change, air pollution and invasive pests are pushing the forests of the world beyond their ability to recover, but identification of the tipping points continues to be elusive.

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