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Essay topics in previous editions of the Arctic Report Card

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Atmosphere 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Air Temperature & Circulation X X X X X X X X X
Clouds & Surface Radiation         X X X    
Greenhouse Gases         X X      
Ozone         X X X    
UV Radiation         X X X    
Black Carbon             X    
Sea Ice & Ocean 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Sea Ice X X X X X X X X X
Wind-driven Ocean Circulation X X X X X X      
Ocean Temperature & Salinity X X X X X X X X X
Sea Level X X X X X X      
Ocean Acidification         X        
Bering Sea X                
Marine Ecosystems 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Ocean Biogeophysics         X        
Pacific Arctic Marine Ecology         X        
Barrow Canyon Ecosystem           X      
Sea Ice Biota             X    
Primary Productivity         X X   X X
Benthic Communities         X X X    
Seabirds           X      
Murres     X X          
Fish & Fisheries X X X X   X X   X
Arctic Char   X X X          
Marine Mammals   X X X   X      
Polar Bears         X     X  
Whales & Seals         X        
Walruses                 X
Terrestrial Ecosystems 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Vegetation X X X X X X X X X
Arctic Wildlife       X          
Caribou & Reindeer X X X X X X X    
Goose Populations X X X X          
Waders (Shorebirds)           X      
Lemmings           X      
Arctic Fox           X      
Muskox             X    
Herbivores               X  
Terrestrial Cryosphere 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Snow X X X X X X X X X
Glaciers & Ice Caps X X X X X X X    
Greenland X X X X X X X X X
Permafrost X X X X X X X    
River Discharge X X X X X       X
River Biogeochemistry         X        
Lake Ice         X   X    
Special Topics 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Depicting Arctic Change               X  
Community-based Observing Systems                 X
Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Velocity                 X

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