Extreme Arctic coast erosion revealed by drone images

Coastal thaw on Qikiqtaruk – Herschel Island, Yukon Territory, Canadian Arctic
June 10, 2019 – Extreme erosion of Arctic coastlines in a changing climate – up to a metre a day – has been revealed with drone surveys.
Storms in the Canadian Arctic are washing away increasing amounts of coastal permafrost – frozen ground – which is exposed when sea ice melts during the summer.
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