Topic: Arctic

No PAME No Gain for Indigenous Groups

August 7, 2017

Posted by: monick

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We all know the Arctic is melting. What is not clear is whether indigenous rights are disappearing alongside it. The retreating ice has attracted interest as new shipping routes and

Protecting the Polar Seaways

July 24, 2017

Posted by: monick

Arctic shipping

When most people think about sailing, they dream about cruising on a sleek sailboat in warm, crystal-blue waters with the sun on their faces and not a care in the

Is the U.S. Ready for an Arctic Oil Spill?

July 10, 2017

Posted by: monick

Arctic Oil Spill

“It seemed truly like the ending of a world. Seabirds were dying by the thousands in the muck. Vast stocks of salmon and herring and halibut would perish next.” This description in National