Global climate change is affecting the Arctic more than any other place on earth. This is worrisome for many reasons, but at the same time it is creating opportunities and challenges. This website is dedicated to educating Americans about developments in the Arctic.

Implementation Plan the National Strategy for the Arctic Region

For Maine in particular, the melting of the Arctic brings many opportunities and challenges. We will describe some of these in more detail on this website.

We are just getting started so it might take a while to get all the material posted. Note that you can subscribe to our blog just by entering your e-mail in the rightmost column. We promise not to bombard you with irrelevant messages. Our blog will focus strictly on the Arctic and related subjects. This website is brought to you by Archimedes Group, LLC.

The header image is derived from a NOAA image found here.

North Pole Centered Arctic Map

This is a file from the Wikimedia Commons. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Arctic_circle.svg