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Sentences with the adjective ice-free

2 examples:

Russian energy company Gazprom Neft said it plans to conduct drilling operations in the northern Pechora Sea during the ice-free months of 2014.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

A synthesis of measurements of methane emissions reveals that lakes and ponds above 50 °N emit 16.5 Tg methane annually, and emissions may increase by 20 to 50% with longer ice-free seasons.
(Nature Geoscience, )

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53 examples:

As the Antarctic continues to thaw, its ice-free zones continue to grow.
(Tech Times - Science, )

More sensors are going out this summer to study waves in newly ice-free Arctic waters.
(Science Daily - News, )

A prominent theory suggests that prehistoric humans used an ice-free corridor to travel.
(Tech Times - Science, )

At five degrees global warming almost all ice-free land might be affected by ecosystem change.
(Science Daily - News, )

They could represent risk to human activity in the increasingly ice-free waters, researchers say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

An ice-free Arctic by 2030 would increase human traffic and destroy natural habitat of marine life.
(Tech Times - Science, )

A new study shows that the Artic Ocean could become ice-free sooner than what scientists predicted.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Their findings are promising for real-world applications such as in keeping cars ice-free during winter.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The study is among the first to investigate how ice-free areas in Antarctica may be affected by climate change.
(Science Daily - News, )

For the first time in seven months, the Great Lakes are now ice-free – in large part thanks to the Coast Guard.
(NBC News Travel, )

Most of the Antarctic wildlife and plants live in the ice-free areas -- and this is also where people most visit.
(Science Daily - News, )

Other scenarios, in which Greenland was ice-free during any or all Pleistocene interglacials, may be more realistic.
(Nature, )

Around 5,000 fin whales likely migrate to its ice-free waters during summer, along with at least 3,000 humpback whales.
(Science Daily - News, )

Antarctic terrestrial biodiversity occurs almost exclusively in ice-free areas that cover less than 1% of the continent.
(Nature, )

In spite of the icy temperatures in the region, satellite images depict a large ice-free area in the middle of the ice cover.
(Science Daily - News, )

But as the warming water remains ice-free for longer, thawing permafrost under the railway threatens the lifeline to the port.
(Cameron MacLean in CBC News - Canada, )

In a bit of cosmic irony, planets orbiting cooler stars may be more likely to remain ice-free than planets around hotter stars.
(Science Daily - News, )

Its origin remains unknown but local hunters say it is scaring away the whales and seals they hunt in the area's ice-free water.
(Jimmy Thomson in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Ice-free areas in Antarctica could expand by close to 25% by 2100 and drastically change the animal and plant life of the continent.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - Tech, )

Antarctica has over 40,000 visitors a year, and more and more research facilities are being built in the continent's tiny ice-free area.
(Science Daily - News, )

Climate change will alter the extent and configuration of ice-free areas, yet the distribution and severity of these effects remain unclear.
(Nature, )

With visitor numbers surging, Antarctica's ice-free land needs better protection from human activities, leading environmental scientists say.
(Science Daily - News, )

One research team has examined layers of lake sediment in the ice-free corridor that was a migration route for humans thousands of years ago.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Future simulations of the GIS should take into account that Greenland was nearly ice-free for extended periods under Pleistocene climate forcing.
(Nature, )

An area of coastal waters around North-West France is identified as a site for a previously unknown ice-free refuge for salmon during the Ice Age.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

The ice-free cryopreservation or vitrification process can open doors to routine tissue preservation and advance the field of tissue regeneration.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Researchers at the University of Michigan have developed a new ice-repellent substance that could keep industrial and aviation equipment ice-free.
(UPI - Science News, )

A new study on the climate history of the North Pole suggests that the region experienced virtually ice-free summers some six to 10 million years ago.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The arctic is home to a growing number of whales as sub-arctic species are expanding their territory into newly ice-free arctic waters, researchers report.
(UPI - Science News, )

Recent decreases in Arctic sea ice may have a big impact on the circulation, chemistry and biology of the Arctic Ocean, due to ice-free waters becoming more turbulent.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Arctic is home to a growing number of whales and ships, and to populations of sub-Arctic whales that are expanding their territory into newly ice-free Arctic waters.
(Science Daily - News, )

A laser-based space-borne sensor captures annual cycles of phytoplankton biomass in seasonally ice-free polar waters, and provides clues on how growth drives these cycles.
(Nature Geoscience, )

Scaled-up field measurements suggest that northeast Greenland’s ice-free soils currently act as a net sink for methane, and may take up more methane with rising temperatures.
(Nature Geoscience, )

Researchers at the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research have discovered the Arctic Ocean was ice-free during summer six to 10 million years ago.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Here, the authors present isotope data of sulfates from the Lewis Cliff Ice Tongue moraine, which suggest temporary existence of ice-free conditions in central Antarctica since the Miocene.
(Nature Communications, )

Ice-free areas of Antarctica -- home to more than 99 percent of the continent's terrestrial plants and animals -- could expand by more than 17,000 km2 by the end of this century, a study reveals.
(Science Daily - News, )

Models indicate that when this bedrock site is ice-free, any remaining ice is concentrated in the eastern Greenland highlands and the GIS is reduced to less than ten per cent of its current volume.
(Nature, )

A new approach to 'vitrification,' or ice-free cryopreservation, has been discovered, which could ultimately allow a much wider use of extreme cold to preserve tissues and even organs for later use.
(Science Daily - News, )

The strange ice-free area in Antarctica's Weddell Sea was first spotted in the 1970s in the midst of the harsh Antarctic winter, – and now, 40 years after it closed, the massive hole has reopened.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Shifts in the timing and duration of ice cover, especially the possible lengthening of ice-free periods, may impact polar bears under projected warming before the end of the 21st century, experts say.
(Science Daily - News, )

The study indicates that an ice-free Arctic Ocean, often feared to be just years away, in one of the starkest signs of man-made global warming, could be delayed if nature swings back to a cooler mode.
(Alister Doyle in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

A new fissure eruption in an ice-free area of Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano system prompted authorities to raise their warning level for the risk of ash to aviation to the highest level of red on Sunday.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Remote lakes in a perpetually ice-free area of Antarctica show not only the chemical signature of ancient wildfires, but also some much more recent evidence of fossil-fuel combustion, according to new research.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Northern Sea Route could be an attractive shipping route during Arctic ice-free periods; however, the decline in sea-ice extent could also cause severe weather phenomena, which could disturb ship navigation in turn.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Arctic is nearing its seasonal sea ice minimum this month, but predicting exactly when the region will see its first ice-free summer may be more difficult than previously believed, according to the results of new research.
(Science Daily - News, )

Using unique sediment samples from the Lomonosov Ridge, the researchers found that six to 10 million years ago the central Arctic was completely ice-free during summer and sea-surface temperature reached values of 4 to 9 degrees Celsius.
(Science Daily - News, )

The fragile and increasingly ice-free waters of the Arctic are expected to benefit from tougher environmental rules likely to be passed this week, but environmental groups say the proposed measures for the Polar Code still leave significant gaps.
(Bob Weber in CBC News - Business, )

Year-round ice-free conditions across the surface of the Arctic Ocean could explain why the Earth was substantially warmer during the Pliocene Epoch than it is today, despite similar concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, according to new research.
(Science Daily - News, )

Our results narrow the spectrum of possible GIS histories: the longest period of stability of the present ice sheet that is consistent with the measurements is 1.1 million years, assuming that this was preceded by more than 280,000 years of ice-free conditions.
(Nature, )

Over 80% of the world’s ice-free land is at risk of profound ecosystem transformation by 2100, a new study reveals. “Essentially, we would be leaving the world as we know it,” says a researcher who studied the critical impacts of climate change on landscapes.
(Science Daily - News, )

The deltas of Greenland are largely unaffected by human activity, but increased freshwater runoff and sediment fluxes may increase the size of the deltas, whereas increased wave activity in ice-free periods could reduce their size, with the net impact being unclear until now.
(Nature, )

Although micrometre-sized water-ice grains are the usual result of vapour recondensation in ice-free layers, the occurrence of millimetre-sized grains of pure ice as observed in the Imhotep debris falls is best explained by grain growth by vapour diffusion in ice-rich layers, or by sintering.
(Nature, )

With global temperatures rising and sea ice melting some scientist say the Arctic could be ice-free by 2030. The Vancouver Aquarium Science Centre has made a commitment to increase its focus on the Arctic with further research and the opening of the Canada Arctic Gallery to help raise awareness of the changes.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

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