On thin ice: Inuit use technology to adapt to climate change • FRANCE 24 English

Climate change is threatening the traditional way of life for Inuit people in the Canadian Arctic, with traversing the sea ice to hunt, fish or travel becoming increasingly treacherous. But, thanks to new technology, local communities are adapting, with a monitoring program, called SmartICE, providing precise measurements of sea ice thickness that can be accessed on smartphones and help make travel safer.
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