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The Arctic Resource Rush is On Yale E360

As the Arctic's sea ice melts, energy and mining companies are moving into previously inaccessible regions to tap the abundant riches that lie beneath the permafrost and the ocean floor. The potential environmental impacts are troubling.

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Mining and Outside Hunting Raise Concerns for Arctic Caribou

The 211 mile road would lead from the Dalton Highway near Fairbanks through the foothills of the Brooks Mountain Range and across Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve to the Ambler Mining

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Mining the Arctic for its Mineral Riches

After the Ice Mineral Riches of the Arctic Receding Arctic ice is unlocking fathomless mineral resources if you dont mind frost and cost. 90 billion barrels is the estimated size of undiscovered oil deposits beyond the Arctic Circle.

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In the Arctics Cold Rush, There Are No Easy Magazine

Magazine. In the Arctics Cold Rush, There Are No Easy Profits The lakes are full of trout, arctic char, and grayling. Mining waste rises in a 200 foot high mesa. After its capped with 13

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As Greenland Ramps Up Mining, Who Will Benefit? Arctic

Canadas Arctic an Untapped Gold Mine of Tourism June 28, 2016 Proposed Port and Road in Canadas Central Arctic Raise Caribou Concerns Sep. 13, 2017 Arctic Agriculture Farming Opportunities on the Horizon Oct. 31, 2016 Svalbards Russian Coal Town Tries Its Hand at Tourism June 13, 2017 Where in the Arctic the E.U. Should Invest Feb

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The Arctic as a Mining Frontier (Arcticfront) Berit

The will to drill in arctic communities, as described and analyzed in this book, is intriguing in that it reveals multiple ways of interpreting sustainability in relation to mining.

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Mining Gold In The Arctic Brave New World ibtimes

Canadas Agnico Eagle Mines has struggled to mine gold in the worlds Arctic region, in the north of Canada, Alaska, Russia and Scandinavia, the Wall Street Journal reports.

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Mining the Arctic Archives Mineral Processing Metallurgy

Mining the Arctic After the Ice Mineral Riches of the Arctic Receding Arctic ice is unlocking fathomless mineral resources if you dont mind frost and cost.

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Opportunities for UK mining companies in the Arctic region

According to the Fraser Institute Global Mining Survey and industry respondents, the Arctic countries together rank as the top 7 most attractive mining destinations in the world. The key

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Ambler Mining District Access Project Background Gates

Ambler Mining District Access Project Background Return to Ambler Road EEA homepage When Congress established Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in 1980, it reserved a vast and essentially untouched area of natural beauty and scientific value in Alaska's Brooks Range.

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Why mining companies might be the Arctic's best hope

With Arctic mining in its infancy, many non Arctic states, including China and the UK, are lining up to invest in future projects.

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5 dangers of oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean MNN

The Arctic is the final frontier of the oil era. Overused oil fields around the planet are dwindling, tempting energy firms to tap the top of the planet despite its hostile environment. An

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Petroleum exploration in the Arctic

The exploration of the Arctic for petroleum is considered to be extremely technically challenging. However, recent technological developments, as well as relatively high oil prices, have allowed for exploration. As a result, the region has received significant interest from the petroleum industry.

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Natural resources of the Arctic

Blog Bitcoin mining The next rush to hit the Arctic

Bitcoin, the most famous of cryptocurrencies, is created and held digitally. It can be used like normal currency to buy or sell things so long as both parties agree on using it as a means of exchange.

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Chinese companies Mining and housing the Arctic

Mining the Arctic Earlier this year, General Nice, a Chinese company headquartered in Hong Kong, purchased the recently bankrupt London Mining Company. The defunct British based company had two main projects underway one in Greenland at the Isua iron ore mine and one in Sierra Leone at the active Marampa iron ore mine.

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Fabric Buildings and Mining Camps for the Mining Industry

In less than 30 days, Alaska Structures created the enclosure, plus a 500 person camp, workshops, a 50,000 square foot warehouse and mining equipment shops. Located above the Arctic Circle, Red Dogs fabric tension structures were pummeled by corrosive sea spray, 120 mph winds and snow loads of 65 pounds per square foot.

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The threat to Antarctica from mining and exploiting oil

Human Impacts on Antarctica and Threats to the Environment Mining and Oil There has never been any commercial mining in Antarctica, there are no current plans to mine Antarctica and mining is currently completely banned by the Antarctic Treaty until 2048.

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Mining the Arctic a massive con? Mines and Communities

Insight Arctic Has Great Riches, But Greater Challenges. By David Ljunggren. PlanetArk. 2 September 2011. At the rim of the Arctic Circle in Canada, gold mining firm Agnico Eagle is learning how tough it is to operate in a remote region with temptingly large, but

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The threat to Antarctica from mining and exploiting oil

The new cold war drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic

Shell plans to drill for oil just off the north coast of Alaska, pulling the detonator on a carbon bomb. The city of Barow, the most northerly city in the US, is ground zero for the world

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Mining in the Arctic Insights from Russia, Greenland

Berit Skorstad is a professor in Sociology at Nord University in Bod248;, Norway, and leads the research group for environmental, Arctic and international studies at the Faculty of social science. Together they edited the book The Will to Drill Mining in Arctic Communities, which

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Future Arctic More Mining, More Shipping and More Tourists

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Arctic mining Minerals race could be the geopolitical

Unlike Antarctica, most of the Arctic is under national jurisdiction with countries like Canada, Norway, Denmark, the US and Russia which border the Arctic all laying claim to certain parts.

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ARCTIS Arctic Mining, Resources and Activity

Arctic Mining, Resources and Activity (from Lloyds Report 2012 Arctic Opening Opportunity and Risk in the High North) Mining has a longer history than hydrocarbon production across the Arctic.

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Mining in the Arctic QueensMineDesignWiki

A major concern attributed to mining in the Arctic is the dangerous wildlife that inhabits the projects land. Though wildlife is notoriously overlooked, it is a major factor to consider when designing infrastructure and health and safety protocols.

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The Mining Resources Section offers notices, permits, regulations, and informational pages on multiple mining related topics. Additional sources include information on abandoned mines, mine property records, and the Coal Regulatory Program.

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Mining Diamonds in the Canadian Arctic The Diavik Mine

Mining Diamonds in the Canadian Arctic The Diavik Mine James E. Shigley, Russell Shor, Pedro Padua, Christopher M. Breeding, Steven B. Shirey, and Douglas Ashbury Figure 1.

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Fly In Fly Out Remote Camp Mining Jobs in Arctic

Fly In Fly Out Remote Camp Mining Jobs in Arctic Northern Canada. Looking for remote camp mining jobs up North and offers fly in and fly out transportation? Then check out this amazing opportunities in Northwest Territories.

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