This is a post by the Office of Response and Restoration’s Zachary Winters-Staszak. This is the third in a series of posts about the Arctic Technology Evaluation supporting Arctic Shield 2014. 1,308 more words
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As Arctic waters continue to lose sea ice each summer, shipping, oil and gas exploration, tourism, and fishing will increase in the region. With more oil-powered activity in the Arctic comes an increased risk of oil spills. 589 more words
This is a post by NOAA Environmental Scientist Dr. Amy Merten.
It is no mystery anymore that the Arctic is undergoing unprecedented change and the extent of summer sea ice continues to shrink. 1,057 more words