This audio podcast discusses how glaciers in the Yukon are responding to climate change. It focuses on changes in the physical characteristics of these glaciers  and several methods used by glaciologists to track changes due to climate and weather.

About the Tool

Tool Name How Yukon glaciers are responding to climate change
Discipline Geography; Earth Sciences; Environmental Sciences
Topic(s) in Discipline Glaciers; Glacial Retreat
Climate Topic Climate and the Cryosphere
Type of Tool Audio (9.01 minutes)
Grade Level Undergraduate
Location North America
Canada
Yukon
Language English
Translation
Developed by Polar Voices
Hosted at Polar Voices
Link http://arctic.ucalgary.ca/sites/arctic.ucalgary.ca/files/ep9_FINAL.mp3
Access Online
Computer Skills Basic