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The Challenge of Arctic shipping

science, environmental assessment, and human values

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic Ocean.
    • Subjects:
    • Shipping -- Environmental aspects -- Arctic Ocean,
    • Environmental impact analysis -- Arctic Ocean,
    • Marine ecology -- Arctic Ocean

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-268) and index.

      Statementedited by David L. VanderZwaag and Cynthia Lamson.
      SeriesMcGill-Queen"s series in native and northern studies ;, 2, McGill-Queen"s native and northern series ;, 2.
      ContributionsVanderZwaag, David L., Lamson, Cynthia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD428.S55 C49 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 282 p. :
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1957309M
      ISBN 100773507000
      LC Control Number90186508

      In each instance, the Arctic Council has emphasized the importance of cooperative efforts among Arctic neighbors to advance common causes. Inside, a seal-oil lamp can provide enough warmth for people to sit comfortably in a single layer of clothing. Northwest Passage[ edit ] Sailing Ship in Arctic Regions Roald Amundsen led the first expedition to reach the South Polewas the first person to reach both poles, and was the first person to traverse the Northwest Passage. These restrictions are likely to become more strict as the market grows, to protect the existing nature and wildlife. Far too much discussion has taken place in the media on points of supposedly irreconcilable conflict between members of the Arctic community. Department of State Both of these diplomatic vignettes illustrate the continuing challenge of establishing a stable and effective governance structure for the Arctic.

      Last year, it launched a second Snow Dragon ice breaker and released an Arctic white paper that explored the potential for infrastructure investments in a Polar Silk Road. Cultures, Economies and Legal Regimes was published by Brill in Governance is multifaceted and challenging in any context, but it becomes even more complex when attempted in an area that, until recently, has had little experience with regional decision-making. Increased chance of human error due to inexperience by the crew in handling under unconventional conditions. At present, there appears to be little interest in creating a broad array of regional agreements and regulations that might guide the conduct of the Arctic states or residents.

      Their survival has been possible because there exists among them a profound understanding of the nuances within this extreme environment. But again, issues of national sovereignty impeded further work. Mr Pompeo sharply criticised Beijing for expanding its Arctic interests, despite, as noted above, several other non-Arctic states, including US allies, having done the same. Although its nuclear submarines have operated under the ice for decades, its surface navy is ill-equipped for the Arctic. He also implied that China was seeking to develop strategies in the Arctic Ocean which were similar to those in place regarding the South China Sea, despite the two cases having dramatically different political and legal frameworks.


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