Hikers evacuated as more lava flows from new fissures at Icelandic volcano

Hikers evacuated as more lava flows from new fissures at Icelandic...

Hikers near an Icelandic volcano had to be evacuated on Monday, according to media reports, as lava continued to ooze from newly opened fissures...
New date set for next Arctic Winter Games

New date set for next Arctic Winter Games

The Arctic Winter Games International Committee has announced that the 2022 games slated for Wood Buffalo, Alberta, will now take place between Jan. 29...
Greenland voters hand mandate to left-leaning challengers

Greenland voters hand mandate to left-leaning challengers

For just the second time in its 40-year history as a self-governing country, Greenland will, in all likelihood, be led by a party other...
Waste management in Inuit Nunangat needs major fixes, says Oceans North report

Waste management in Inuit Nunangat needs major fixes, says Oceans North...

It’s time for higher levels of government to clean up an Arctic waste problem they helped create, says a new report aimed at halving...
New fissures have opened at an erupting Icelandic volcano

New fissures have opened at an erupting Icelandic volcano

Two new fissures have opened in an Icelandic volcano which erupted nearly three weeks ago, video filmed on Monday showed. Eyewitness video shot from a...
Greenlanders head to polls in snap election

Greenlanders head to polls in snap election

Greenlanders headed to the polls Tuesday to vote in a snap parliamentary election that has been dominated by debate over a controversial mining project...
Russia’s Northern Sea Route push is met with scepticism

Russia’s Northern Sea Route push is met with scepticism

After the Ever Given cargo ship ran aground in the Suez Canal, halting a significant amount of global marine traffic, the Arctic shipping route...
Russia extends its claim to the Arctic Ocean seabed

Russia extends its claim to the Arctic Ocean seabed

Russia has formally enlarged its claim to the seabed in the Arctic Ocean all the way to Canada’s and Greenland’s exclusive economic zones. The...
Novatek plans to raise $11 billion for second Arctic LNG project from Russian, Asian banks

Novatek plans to raise $11 billion for second Arctic LNG project...

Russian gas company Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project aims to raise $11 billion in financing in a 50/50 split between domestic and Asian banks,...
Canada considers listing ringed seals under Species at Risk Act

Canada considers listing ringed seals under Species at Risk Act

Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans will begin consultations with communities across the North this fall about whether to list ringed seals under the...