Monthly Archives: May 2014

Added a link to the Northern Sea Route Information Office

This organization is headquartered ┬áin Norway, but provides a lot of information about Russia and its programs. You can find the link here .  

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Senator King’s Remarks at the Arctic Leadership Conference in Bangor

We have just added a link to Senator Angus King’s video about the Arctic that was presented at the Arctic Leadership Workshop held on May 20-21, 2014 in Bangor.

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Arctic News May 12-19

http://www.thearcticinstitute.org/2014/05/052114-TATW18.html?m=1 This includes a discussion of Greenland granting offshore oil and gas licences.

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Impact of the Ukraine Crisis on the Arctic

http://www.thearcticinstitute.org/2014/04/impact-of-ukraine-crisis-on-Arctic.html?m=1

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New Material Added to NewNorth.us

We now have material related to Trade Day and the Arctic Leadership Conference on the Maine page and a discussion of the New Silk Road for China on our China page.

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Trillions of Plastic Pieces May Be Trapped in Arctic Ice | Science/AAAS | News

http://news.sciencemag.org/earth/2014/05/trillions-plastic-pieces-may-be-trapped-arctic-ice

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