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Shell wants to hang on to Arctic Ocean drilling leases

Company seeks extension from appeals board

Staff Report

*Read more Summit Voice stories on Shell’s ill-fated Arctic drilling program here.

It was big news when… 377 more words

Environment

MASIE Arctic Day 7

Thanks to Ron Clutz for pointing out the MASIE data goes back to 2006 now.

And for pointing out that MASIE for 2016 is running pretty high compared to… 21 more words

Arctic Sea Ice

MASIE Arctic Day 343- Difference From 2012

MASIE for day 343. The list of regions and difference from 2012.   8 regions   have less ice in 2015 than 2012. (3 of those are tiny) 47 more words

Arctic Sea Ice

MASIE Arctic Day 328 - Difference From 2012

MASIE for day 328.  The two regions with significantly less ice in 2015 compared to 2012.

The numbers are 2015 Ice Extent minus 2012 Ice Extent. 46 more words

Arctic Sea Ice

MASIE Arctic Day 319 - Difference From 2012

MASIE for day 319. The list of regions and difference from 2012. 5 have less ice in 2015 than 2012. (But 3 of those are tiny) 44 more words

Arctic Sea Ice

Specialists mum on low Chukchi Sea polar bear habitat this summer and fall

You may or may not have noticed that even though Chukchi Sea ice coverage has been way below average this melt season, there has been no hue-and-cry about poor suffering Chukchi polar bears. 1,146 more words

Sea Ice Habitat

Why Thousands of Walruses Were Forced Ashore in Alaska This Summer

Arctic ice is melting at an extreme pace, due to climate change, and it’s threatening the walrus. The melting ice is so drastic, it is forcing thousands of walruses to crowd onto the shore of a remote barrier island off Alaska. 341 more words

Animals