Map of Arctic Ocean (image) University of Alaska Fairbanks Share Print E-Mail Caption A map of the Arctic Ocean shows the location of the Amerasian and Eurasian basins. Arrows show the path of warm, fresh Pacific water and warm, salty Atlantic water into the region. Credit Graphic adapted from Polyakov et al. 2020, Frontiers in Marine Science paper. Usage Restrictions Graphic adapted from Polyakov et al. 2020, Frontiers in Marine Science paper. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.