Indigenous groups are slowly gaining more say in the management of a swiftly changing northern Bering Sea

Indigenous groups are slowly gaining more say in the management of...

The Bering Sea region, the Pacific gateway to the Arctic Ocean, is home to ecosystems on land and in the ocean that are both...
Novatek signs deal to sell gas from Arctic LNG 2 to Chinese firm

Novatek signs deal to sell gas from Arctic LNG 2 to...

Russian natural gas company Novatek announced on Thursday a long-term deal to sell liquefied natural gas from its second major Arctic project — still...
Interior Department halts seismic surveys for oil in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Interior Department halts seismic surveys for oil in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

ANCHORAGE — Plans for seismic surveys to help find oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge have fizzled due to a lack of protection...
Appeals court halts construction at ConocoPhillips’ Willow project in Alaska’s Arctic

Appeals court halts construction at ConocoPhillips’ Willow project in Alaska’s Arctic

ANCHORAGE — An appeals court has blocked construction of ConocoPhillips' $2 billion-plus Willow oil project in Alaska's western Arctic, putting on hold plans for...
Rosneft holds talks with global traders, India and China on Vostok Oil project

Rosneft holds talks with global traders, India and China on Vostok...

MOSCOW — Rosneft has held talks with international traders as well as big global oil consumers such as India and China about their possible...
Rosatom, Novatek join Arctic Economic Council

Rosatom, Novatek join Arctic Economic Council

As Russia prepares to assume the two-year rotating chair of the Arctic Council later this year, two major Russian companies active in the Arctic...
What old caribou antlers in Alaska’s Arctic refuge can tell researchers about historic migrations

What old caribou antlers in Alaska’s Arctic refuge can tell researchers...

The Gwich’in people of northwestern Alaska and northeastern Canada have a traditional name for the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: “Iizhik...
Court order temporarily halts construction at a major ConocoPhillips project in Alaska’s Arctic

Court order temporarily halts construction at a major ConocoPhillips project in...

ANCHORAGE — A weekend court ruling has temporarily blocked winter construction at a huge ConocoPhillips oil project on Alaska's North Slope. U.S. District Court Judge...
How a US Arctic research initiative is pushing to connect science with Arctic communities

How a US Arctic research initiative is pushing to connect science...

A major U.S. research effort focused on the impacts of rapid climate change in the Arctic is boosting its efforts to connect the science...
Russian oil companies seek to soften environmental law ahead of a big push into the Arctic

Russian oil companies seek to soften environmental law ahead of a...

Russian oil and gas companies Rosneft, Gazprom Neft and Lukoil have been pushing on the federal government for softer environmental regulations in the Arctic....