NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, says 2010 could tie 1998 as the warmest year on record. The Northwest and Northeast Passages were open for the third straight year; sea ice thickness was 70% below the average of the last 30 years. Alaska’s growing season is now 123 days.
In the recent decade, I personally observed that temperatures started to get warmer and the winter season isn’t as cold as it once was. There have usual changes in temperature such as temperatures normally near zero degrees in the wintertime being in the twenties and thirties. In