Arctic news and updates
On Deepwater Blow-out Anniversary, Arctic Still Unprepared For Major Spill
Today marks the anniversary of the disastrous blow out of the BP oil rig “Deepwater Horizon”.
Den and the art of polar bear research
A Norwegian Polar Institute and WWF-Canon scientific expedition is collecting critical data about ...
We know where to draw the line for oil in Norway
A united environmental movement in Norway has made a crystal clear demand: Stay away from the ice ...
New Arctic Economic Council could be a missed opportunity
A new coalition of Arctic businesses, established today at an Arctic Council meeting in ...
Remembering the Arctic’s most traumatic tanker spill
The Exxon Valdez tanker spewed more than 41 million litres of oil into Prince William Sound, ...
Filling holes in polar shipping rules
The recent announcement that insurer Lloyds of London is adopting its own Arctic shipping ...
WWF launches the full version of its interactive map on nature and risk in the Arctic
Explore the Arctic on the new ArkGIS map.
Arctic states move toward high seas fishing agreement
Representatives of the five Arctic coastal states have agreed to pursue work on an agreement to ...
WWF Report: Noisy oceans dampening whale romance
A new report from WWF details the problems increasingly noisy oceans are creating for whales. Those ...
Shell rightly suspends Arctic drilling in 2014
Royal Dutch Shell to forgo its 2014 drilling season in America’s Arctic Ocean
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