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On Assignment (Barrow, Alaska: Global Warming) #709072

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 28, 2002
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(The Arctic: Jerry Bowen) The effects of global warming on Barrow, Alaska examined; average temperature and arctic ice pack retreat statistics cited; scenes shown from Barrow. [Barrow RESIDENT – says he saw the first person in Barrow wearing a bathing suit.] [Tribal elder Simeon PATKOTAK†- says they have mosquitoes now.] [Whaling captain Eugene BROWER‡, Barrow Arctic Science Consortium Glenn SHEEHAN†- comment on the effects of the melting ice floes.]

Roberts, John;
Bowen, Jerry

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