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Shell Games: Noble Cops a Plea

Noble Drilling (U.S.) LLC, Shell’s drilling contractor for the Keystone Kops oil drilling effort in the Arctic Ocean in 2012, has pled to eight felony counts. 712 more words

Commentary

Tracking polar bears in the Beaufort Sea – November 2014 map

Here is the November 2014 follow-up to my post on the July 2013 track map for female polar bears being followed by satellite in the Beaufort Sea by the US Geological Survey (USGS) – … 175 more words

Sea Ice Habitat

Polar bear habitat update – November 2014 average sea ice levels higher than 2003

Average polar bear habitat for November 2014 was well within two standard deviations1 and higher than 2003, according to the November report from the National Snow and Ice Data Center (line and labels added, below). 424 more words

Sea Ice Habitat

Whaling in Alaska

Photos & Text by Gregory Bull

In Barrow, Alaska, it all begins with a euphoric voice over a crackling radio: “Hey, hey, hey!” 1,194 more words

News

Tracking polar bears in the Beaufort Sea – October 2014 map shows most ice since 2010

Here is the October 2014 follow-up to my post on the July 2013 track map for female polar bears being followed by satellite in the Beaufort Sea by the US Geological Survey (USGS) – … 442 more words

Sea Ice Habitat

Obama administration releases revised draft environmental study on Arctic drilling

The federal agency that oversees hydrocarbon exploration in waters off America’s coasts released Friday a new study of the impacts of drilling in the Chukchi sea. 378 more words

Obama Administation

MASIE Oct 29 2014

Oct 29 2014  MASIE Update – Only Two Regions Without Ice

Region 212 days ago End Last 211 Last 28 Last 14 Last 7 Last 3… 63 more words
Arctic Sea Ice