Arctic minimum sea ice extent, 1982 and 2008
Figure prepared for the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) report Global Outlook on Ice and Snow in 2007. The map was revised in 2008 with the addition of the most recent data available at that time.
The map was prepared with scientific data, which were further converted, projected and simplified.
The software used in this map production was primarily ESRI ArcGIS and Adobe Illustrator.
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