Arctic indigenous leaders speak up about the dangers of increased shipping

Type: 
Literature
Event Date: 
Publication: 
Grey, Eva. 2017. Arctic indigenous leaders speak up about the dangers of increased shipping. Ship-Technology.
Year Published: 
2017
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
NGO
Description: 

Increased shipping in Arctic waters is a direct threat to the livelihood of indigenous communities from Alaska, Canada and Russia. Faced with the constant threat of a possibly devastating oil spill, as well as huge climate disruptions, Arctic voices are now demanding to be heard.

Category: 
climate change, oceans, marine health, shipping, freight, oil freight, oil spills, pollution, fisheries, ecosystem, sustainability, conservation, preservation