Another first in #climatechange news. Warming claims a nation's highest point. The Swedish ice-capped former highest point has melted down to a lower altitude than a nearby rocky peak. [article in Swedish]
After years of monitoring by staff at Tarfala it looks like Sweden will become the first country to see a change in it's highest peak due to climate change as Sydtoppen on Kebnekaise continues to melt under this summer's record heat 😢 #ClimateChangeIsReal
Och nu hände det. Sverige ritas om. Nordtoppen på Kebnekaise gått om smältande Sydtoppen som Sveriges högsta punkt
#climatechange claims Sweden's highest point. (because it's ice that has melted below a nearby rocky peak) [article in Swedish]
Vilka tecken i tiden behöver vi för att prioritera miljö- och klimatpolitik? I år ser det alltså ut att hända- Kebnekaises sydtopp blir lägre än nordtoppen i augusti.