We have a new website! Please take a look and see what is the current status of caribou, our submissions to gov'ts regarding policy on resources and ongoing development projects in the north. We will also be weighing on trade this month too. Download the ebook Arctic One on international governance. Please donate if you can! Stay in touch here & follow us as we help the people & wildlife in the Arctic adjust to climate change. #Arctic #climatechange #caribou ... See MoreSee Less
A "petition seeking an order to protect the critical habitat of five severely threatened caribou herds in northeastern Alberta" was part of the oral questions in QP yesterday. Unfortunately the Minist...
We are launching our new website! Please take a look at the new CARC site and down load your free copy of One Arctic This volume of essays serves as a lens through which to interrogate more closely how Arctic states, Indigenous rights-holders, other stakeholders, and the Arctic Council itself produce and transform divergent Arctic imaginaries. carc.org/one-arctic/ #Arctic ... See MoreSee Less
This website & initiative by CPAWS, MiningWatch, Council of Canadians, Ecology North, Alternatives North & Northern Territories Federation of Labour was created to "give the best advice to government officials on how to make the best of resource extraction in the Northwest Territories for northerners, by northerners", Please take a look at our joint press release anotheralt.files.wordpress.com/2017/12/2017-12-06-joint-mra-submissions-media-release.pdf We think the gov't needs to have more public consultation on this process. #Arctic #sustainabledevelopment ... See MoreSee Less
Last week the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada reviewed many reports evaluating levels of concern for particular wildlife populations. CARC was there. We are very saddened to see that the "Dolphin and Union Caribou in Nunavut and the Northwest Territories, which migrate across sea ice affected by climate change and shipping activity " are being recommended as endangered. #caribou #Arctic #species #endangered #wildlife ... See MoreSee Less