Canada and Nunavut announce the creation of a new territorial park

Canada and Nunavut announce the creation of a new territorial park

There will be a new territorial park north of Clyde River, the governments of Nunavut and Canada announced Monday.The federal government will invest $4.7...
With little fanfare, Canada quietly launches a new Arctic policy document

With little fanfare, Canada quietly launches a new Arctic policy document

One day prior to the start of Canada’s national election campaign, the Liberal government, with little fanfare, launched its long-awaited Arctic and northern policy...
Federal and territorial governments pledge more money for Inuktut revitalization in Nunavut

Federal and territorial governments pledge more money for Inuktut revitalization in...

Though the agreement’s not final, the governments of Canada and Nunavut are promising to spend a combined total of up to $67 million over...
Greenland isn’t for sale — but it is for lease

Greenland isn’t for sale — but it is for lease

Trump’s much-lampooned interest in purchasing Greenland is finally falling out of the headlines.As the icy dust subsides, it’s easier to approach the situation with...
How a new snow study further complicates the Trump administration’s rush to drill in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

How a new snow study further complicates the Trump administration’s rush...

On his second day with the Trump administration, Alaskan Joe Balash learned he would be personally responsible for completing environmental studies and conducting an...
How a warming climate is changing Svalbard at an unprecedented rate

How a warming climate is changing Svalbard at an unprecedented rate

Since 1970, average annual temperatures have risen by 4 degrees Celsius in Svalbard, with winter temperatures rising more than 7 degrees, according to a report...
This summer, the impacts of climate change hit home for more Alaskans than ever before

This summer, the impacts of climate change hit home for more...

With record heat, drought, fires and smoke blanketing much of Southcentral Alaska this summer, the reality of climate change has hit residents of the...
Why Greenlanders are taking Trump’s interest very seriously

Why Greenlanders are taking Trump’s interest very seriously

Annex Greenland?We can ask the question, when Russia can annex Crimea, why would the United States hesitate with Greenland? I think that a U.S....
How a rock band helped bring about Greenland’s home rulevideo

How a rock band helped bring about Greenland’s home rule

On Monday, the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., featured a Greenlandic documentary as part of the Smithsonian Year of Music...
Canadian High Arctic Research Station opens its doors in Nunavut

Canadian High Arctic Research Station opens its doors in Nunavut

The Canadian High Arctic Research Station in the western Nunavut hub of Cambridge Bay finally opened its doors last week before a crowd of locals and...