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IMO Approves US-Russia Plan for Bering Strait Shipping Lanes

In the News | May 25, 2018 | Yereth Rosen | Arctic Today
The Bering Strait, where vessel traffic is increasing as Arctic sea ice retreats, will have designated shipping lanes and island buffer zones to protect the marine environment and the...

IMO Designates Shipping Routes Through Bering Strait

In the News | May 25, 2018 | Kortnie Horazdovsky | KTUU
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) – Shipping routes through the Bering Strait have been approved by the International Maritime Organization, bringing standardized routes to the area as marine traffic in the Arctic...

IMO Approves Bering Strait Shipping Routes

In the News | May 25, 2018 | Dan Joling | The Seattle Times
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An international agency that sets standards for marine safety has approved two-way shipping routes into the Arctic Ocean through the Bering Strait. The International Maritime...

This Chinese “Environmental Grandma” Fights Rampant River Pollution

Blog Post | November 30, 2017 | Deng Ping, China Program Consultant
Last year, I accompanied Yun Jianli on a surprise visit to a wastewater treatment plant in her hometown Xiangyang in Hubei Province. We were investigating river pollution and asked...

Alaska is Fortunate to Have Young Gambell Whaler

In the News | October 22, 2017 | Sue Libenson | Alaska Dispatch News
Count me among the conservationists who stand with and applaud the leadership of Chris Apassingok of Gambell. Mr. Apassingok helped to successfully land a bowhead whale at the age...

Stop Trump's Attack on Alaska Salmon Rivers

Campaign | September 20, 2017 | Domenique Zuber
President Trump and his fossil fuel buddy Scott Pruitt at the EPA are teaming up to destroy the world’s most productive salmon ecosystem in Bristol Bay, Alaska. Despite decades...