100 degrees in Siberia? How Arctic heat wave follows a disturbing pattern
The Arctic is warming at roughly twice the rate of the globe as a whole
UN evaluates reports of record Arctic heat in Siberia
The area has been hit by wildfires that have driven up temperatures.
More shippers and shipping companies promise to avoid Arctic routes
The signatories control about one-third of the shipping industry by market share.
Arctic in hot water: Sea ice minimal in Chukchi, Bering seas
Researchers are studying waves and how they may pummel the northern Alaska coastline.
Delivery of navy’s first Arctic patrol ship delayed until 2020
Irving Shipbuilding has four of the Harry DeWolf-class of vessels under construction in Halifax.
Huawei Canada says it met federal Arctic 4G security requirements
Chinese telecom is waiting for a federal decision on supplying equipment for next-generation 5G wireless networks.
Canada files North Pole competing claim with Russia, Denmark
Canada has submitted its scientific argument for control of a vast portion of the Arctic seabed to the UN body that will evaluate it.
Greenhouse gases causing Arctic seas to acidify quicker: report
Predicts the Beaufort Sea will be corrosive enough within a decade to make it hard for clams or crabs to create shells.
Pompeo says Canadian claim to Northwest Passage is ‘illegitimate’
Warned against China’s increased Arctic presence, threatens North American security.
Committee calls on Canada to co-operate with NATO to respond to Russia in Arctic
Russian President Vladimir Putin has outlined an ambitious plan to increase Russia’s Arctic presence.
Clearwater and 14 First Nations reach 50-year Arctic surf clam deal
Agreement protects existing fishery jobs while creating economic and employment opportunities.
Federal funds to kick start planning work on road to central Arctic tundra
The road could unlock the mineral wealth of Canada’s North.
Russian fighters in Arctic spark debate on Canada’s place
Canada needs to keep pace if only because it can’t count on the current international order to hold: analyst.
Fortified Arctic infrastructure needed in face of climate change: study
Scientists warn Canada’s northwest corner is warming more quickly than almost any other spot on the globe.
Canadian Coast Guard to increase focus on Arctic through creation of new branch
Critics say more is needed than reorganization, coast guard is underfunded.
Small Arctic climate changes make big difference in ecosystem: study
Even a one-degree increase is melting permafrost, shrinking glaciers, and increasing sediment.