Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society

Volume 35 | Number 3-4 | December 2022

Special Issue on The New Arctic Ocean

On the Cover: Photo courtesy of Melinda Webster, University of Alaska Fairbanks.
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An Updated Assessment of the Changing Arctic Sea Ice Cover
Meier, W.N., and J. Stroeve. 2022. An updated assessment of the changing Arctic sea ice cover. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.114.

A Review of Arctic Sea Ice Climate Predictability in Large-Scale Earth System Models
Holland, M.M., and E.C. Hunke. 2022. A review of Arctic sea ice climate predictability in large-scale Earth system models. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.113.

Observing Arctic Sea Ice
Webster, M.A., I. Rigor, and N.C. Wright. 2022. Observing Arctic sea ice. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.115.

SIDEBAR • The ICESat-2 Mission and Polar Sea Ice
Kwok, R. 2022. The ICESat-2 mission and polar sea ice. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.112.

SIDEBAR • Ice Mass Balance Buoys
Perovich, D. 2022. Ice mass balance buoys. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.107.

Eddies and the Distribution of Eddy Kinetic Energy in the Arctic Ocean
von Appen, W.-J., T.M. Baumann, M. Janout, N. Koldunov, Y.-D. Lenn, R.S. Pickart, R.B. Scott, and Q. Wang. 2022. Eddies and the distribution of eddy kinetic energy in the Arctic Ocean. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.122.

Arctic Ocean Water Mass Structure and Circulation
Rudels, B., and E. Carmack. 2022. Arctic ocean water mass structure and circulation. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.116.

Turbulent Mixing in a Changing Arctic Ocean
Rippeth, T.P., and E.C. Fine. 2022. Turbulent mixing in a changing Arctic Ocean. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.103.

Air-Ice-Ocean Interactions and the Delay of Autumn Freeze-Up in the Western Arctic Ocean
Thomson, J., M. Smith, K. Drushka, and C. Lee. 2022. Air-ice-ocean interactions and the delay of autumn freeze-up in the western Arctic Ocean. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.124.

SIDEBAR • The Arctic Radium Isotope Observing Network (ARION): Tracking Climate-​Driven Changes in Arctic Ocean Chemistry
Kipp, L., and M. Charette. 2022. The Arctic Radium Isotope Observing Network (ARION): Tracking climate-​driven changes in Arctic ocean chemistry. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.105.

SIDEBAR • Nansen and Amundsen Basins Observational System (NABOS): Contributing to Understanding Changes in the Arctic
Pnyushkov, A.V., and I.V. Polyakov. 2022. Nansen and Amundsen Basins Observational System (NABOS): Contributing to understanding changes in the Arctic. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.104.

An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Greenland’s Changing Coastal Margins
Straneo, F., D.A. Slater, C. Bouchard, M.R. Cape, M. Carey, L. Ciannelli, J. Holte, P. Matrai, K. Laidre, C. Little, L. Meire, H. Seroussi, and M. Vernet. 2022. An interdisciplinary perspective on Greenland’s changing coastal margins. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.128.

SIDEBAR • Increasing Freshwater Fluxes from the Greenland Ice Sheet Observed from Space
Wouters, B., and I. Sasgen. 2022. Increasing freshwater fluxes from the Greenland Ice Sheet observed from space. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.125.

SIDEBAR • Greenland Ice Loss Rate: How this Century Compares to the Holocene
Briner, J. 2022. Greenland ice loss rate: How this century compares to the Holocene. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.108.

Harmful Algal Blooms in the Alaskan Arctic: An Emerging Threat as the Ocean Warms
Anderson, D.M., E. Fachon, K. Hubbard, K.A. Lefebvre, P. Lin, R. Pickart, M. Richlen, G. Sheffield, and C. Van Hemert. 2022. Harmful algal blooms in the Alaskan Arctic: An emerging threat as the ocean warms. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.121.

SIDEBAR • Alaskan Seabird Die-Offs
Kaler, R., and K. Kuletz. 2022. Alaskan seabird die-offs. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.118.

Northward Range Expansion of Subarctic Upper Trophic Level Animals into the Pacific Arctic Region
Stafford, K.M., E.V. Farley, M. Ferguson, K.J. Kuletz, and R. Levine. 2022. Northward range expansion of subarctic upper trophic level animals into the Pacific Arctic region. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.101.

SIDEBAR • Observations of Declining Primary Productivity in the Western Bering Strait
Frey, K.E., J. Clement Kinney, L.V. Stock, and R. Osinski. 2022. Observations of declining primary productivity in the western Bering Strait. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.123.

Changing Biogeochemistry of the Arctic Ocean: Surface Nutrient and CO2 Cycling in a Warming, Melting North
Juranek, L.W. 2022. Changing biogeochemistry of the Arctic Ocean: Surface nutrient and CO2 cycling in a warming, melting north. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.120.

SIDEBAR • Float Your Boat: Launching Students into the Arctic Ocean
Forcucci, D., I. Rigor, W. Ermold, and H. Stern. 2022. Float your boat: Launching students into the Arctic Ocean. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.102.

SIDEBAR • The Yup’ik Atlas: Making History in Southwest Alaska
Fienup-Riordan, A. 2022. The Yup’ik Atlas: Making history in southwest Alaska. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.109.

SIDEBAR • Co-Production of Sea Ice Knowledge in Uummannaq Bay, Greenland
Ryan, J., P.E. Dahl, and B. Dale. 2022. Co-production of sea ice knowledge in Uummannaq Bay, Greenland. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.106.

Monitoring Alaskan Arctic Shelf Ecosystems Through Collaborative Observation Networks
Danielson, S.L., J.M. Grebmeier, K. Iken, C. Berchok, L. Britt, K.H. Dunton, L. Eisner, E.V. Farley, A. Fujiwara, D.D.W. Hauser, M. Itoh, T. Kikuchi, S. Kotwicki, K.J. Kuletz, C.W. Mordy, S. Nishino, C. Peralta-Ferriz, R.S. Pickart, P.S. Stabeno, K.M. Stafford, A.V. Whiting, and R. Woodgate. 2022. Monitoring Alaskan Arctic shelf ecosystems through collaborative observation networks. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.119.

Emerging Technologies and Approaches for In Situ, Autonomous Observing in the Arctic
Lee, C.M., M. DeGrandpre, J. Guthrie, V. Hill, R. Kwok, J. Morison, C.J. Cox, H. Singh, T.P. Stanton, and J. Wilkinson. 2022. Emerging technologies and approaches for in situ, autonomous observing in the Arctic. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.127.

SIDEBAR • Changes in Arctic Ocean Circulation from In Situ and Remotely Sensed Observations: Synergies and Sampling Challenges
Morison, J., R. Kwok, and I. Rigor. 2022. Changes in Arctic Ocean circulation from in situ and remotely sensed observations: Synergies and sampling challenges. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.111.

SIDEBAR • Research Networking Activities Support Sustained Coordinated Observations of Arctic Change
Chythlook, C., M. Rudolf, M. Biermann, H. Eicken, and S. Starkweather. 2022. Research networking activities support sustained coordinated observations of Arctic change. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.110.

SIDEBAR • A Year in the Changing Arctic Sea Ice
Shupe, M.D., and M. Rex. 2022. A year in the changing Arctic sea ice. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.126.


FROM THE TOS JEDI COMMITTEE • Limited Opportunities and Numerous Barriers to Ocean Science Careers in Under-Resourced Nations
Osborne, T., Ch. Pattiaratchi, and E. Meyer-Gutbrod. 2022. Limited opportunities and numerous barriers to ocean science careers in under-resourced nations. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.117.

THE OCEANOGRAPHY CLASSROOM • Teaching Oceanography by Engaging Students in Civic Activism
Monger, B.C. 2022. Teaching oceanography by engaging students in civic activism. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.203.

Easley-Vidal, R. 2022. Career profiles—Options and insights. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.202.

Close, S. 2022. Career profiles—Options and insights. Oceanography, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2022.201.

Special Issue Guest Editors

Tom Weingartner, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Carin Ashjian, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Lawson Brigham, Wilson Center
Thomas Haine, The Johns Hopkins University
Liza Mack, Aleut International Association
Don Perovich, Dartmouth College
Benjamin Rabe, Alfred Wegener Institute


Support for this special issue was provided by the National Science Foundation, Office of Naval Research, and US Arctic Research Commission.