Figure 1: Sea ice concentration (white) for 5 February 2021 taken from the National Snow and Ice Data Center (nsidc.org). The orange line marks the sea ice front over the years from 1981-2010. The red arrows indicate where the warm Atlantic Ocean water flows and the blue arrows indicate where Arctic water flows into the Barents Sea. The black box shows the cruise and the Nansen Legacy project’s study area.

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