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September monthly arctic sea ice extent smashes previous record [A Few Things Ill Considered]

NCSIDC has it’s monthly analysis for September done and as expected, it ain’t pretty. Arctic sea ice extent averaged for September 2012 was the lowest in the satellite record, and was 16% lower than the previous low for the month, which occurred in 2007. Through 2012, the linear rate of decline for September Arctic ice…