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While lawmakers and outgoing U.S. officials urge Trump not to let the 'orphaned' Arctic ... environmental agreements ... its impact on other security problems ...

Human threats to the antarctic environment ... Arctic Travel. ... Human Impacts on Antarctica and Threats to the Environment - Overview

What Are Some Natural Environmental Issues in the Tundra? ... "Permafrost soils are warming even faster than Arctic air temperatures." ... Climate Impacts in Alaska ...

The Interior Department is commissioning a fast-tracked study that will look at how a controversial plan to initiate oil and gas drilling in the Arctic could impact the environment.

Parliamentary green watchdog, the environmental audit committee, produced a report last year on the impact of climate change on the Arctic and the safety of oil and gas drilling in the region. The ...

It is now very evident that the temperatures in the Arctic are warming due to climate change, with a resulting impact on sea ice. Over the past 100 years, average Arctic temperatures have ...

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'Anyone interested in what makes environmental impact assessment (EIA) work, in any legal system, should own this book and refer to it often. The authors of this scholarly, practical and engaging study keenly observe the political, legal and cultural infl

Schlickeisen Says Report "Lays to Rest" Debate on Arctic Refuge Drilling Dangers (03/04/2003) - WASHINGTON-- A long-awaited report to Members of Congress on the impacts of oil and gas development ...

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The project Strategic Environmental Impact Assessmentof development of the Arctic is implemented by the European Union Arctic Information Centre (EUAIC) initiative – the international network of 19 leading Arctic research and outreach institutions from the various European Union Members States, and the EEA countries.

Since 2005, a dramatic decline of the Arctic sea-ice extent is observed which results in an increase of shipping activities. Even though …

This Digest is a faithful summary of the leading scientific consensus report produced in 2004 by the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment (ACIA): 'Impacts of a Warming Arctic: Arctic Climate Impact ...

Good Practice Recommendations for Environmental Impact Assessment and Public Participation in the Arctic – Arctic EIA in short – is an endorsed project of the Sustainable Development Working Group of the Arctic Council.

Arctic NWR Comprehensive Conservation Plan . ... (ROD) for the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement (CCP/FEIS). The plan can now be implemented with the signing of the ROD. The agency's decision adopts the preferred alternative in the CCP/FEIS, Alternative E. Alternative E ...

Significant growth in economic activity in the Arctic has added weight to the argument that projects must be developed responsibly and sustainably. Addressing growing concerns regarding the ...

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Contract for Environmental Impact of Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Full-Text Paper (PDF): Environmental Impact on an Arctic Soil–Plant System Resulting from Metals Released from Coal Mine Waste in Svalbard (78° N)

Effects of Oil and Gas Activities in the Arctic Ocean . Final Environmental Impact Statement . Volume 2: Chapters 4-8. United States Department of Commerce

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The environmental conditions in the Arctic make monitoring a demanding task requiring careful planning. The environmental impact An environmental impact assessment document should be

Should we drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge? An economic perspective ... environmental impacts of drilling? ... arctic and sub-arctic habitats that are, ...

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Michael Byers holds the Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law at the University of British Columbia. He is the author of International Law and the Arctic. Arctic …

Debating Resource Exploitation in the Arctic and ... Advocates of drilling also argue that the environmental impact of oil exploration and drilling would be ...

Good Practice Recommendations for Environmental Impact Assessment and Public Participation in the Arctic The objectives of the project are: To ensure that environmental considerations specific to the Arctic including social and health aspects, are explicitly addressed and incorporated into the planning, design and decision …