Board Member Jim Ayers Reports: The recent announcement of President Obama of his Withdrawal of Certain Areas of the United States Outer Continental Shelf Offshore Alaska from Leasing Disposition is a clear indication that voices of conservation and sustainable management of…

SAO meets in Whitehorse for final gathering under Canadian Chairmanship March 2-5, 2015 Read interview with Koji Sekimizu, Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization, on the Polar Code, IMO, and the Arctic Council [read more about Arctic Council]

New UN initiative

and will move on efforts to insure that the Arctic takes center stage in discussions, actions, and allocations that follow in the UN and global context of implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 21st Century.”     HEALTHY…

LONG-TERM WARMING AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE PERSIST IN THE ARCTIC Marine fishes and black carbon new additions to the Arctic Report Card San Francisco, USA —Though not as extreme as last year, the Arctic continues to show evidence of a shift…

The legendary conservationist is waging a brand new war against powerful out-of-control U.S. industrialists who are knowingly speeding up global warming and getting away with it. Big Oil, Big Mining, Big Timber, and Big Development are making money the old-fashioned…