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Meet the winners and losers of climate change

By: Catie Leary on Oct. 23, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
Climate change loser: Arctic fox

Photo: © Joel Sartore/National Geographic

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Loser: Arctic fox

As tundra habitat melts, this snow-loving fox will find fewer seal carcasses left on ice by polar bears and fewer lemmings — food for fox pups — whose numbers peak in the coldest winters. It may also face competition as the more adaptable red fox expands north.