University of the Arctic
The University of the Arctic (UArctic) is an international cooperative network based in the circumpolar region, consisting of universities, colleges and other organizations with an interest in promoti...
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Prudhoe Bay oil spill
The Prudhoe Bay oil spill (2006 Alaskan oil spill) was an oil spill that was discovered on March 2, 2006 at a pipeline owned by BP Exploration, Alaska (BPXA) in western Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. Initial es...
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University of the Arctic members
There are 5 member institutions of UArctic, 79 of which are educational institutions from the Arctic states (listed below). In addition, the University of the Highlands and Islands in Scotland is a m...
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MV Arctic
MV Arctic is an icebreaking cargo ship built in 1978 at the Port Weller Dry Docks in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. The ship is owned and operated by the Fednav Group.Designed to carry both oil and ...
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Natural resources of the Arctic
Natural resources of the Arctic are the mineral and animal resources within the Arctic region (sometimes defined as north of the Arctic Circle) that provide or have potential to provide utility or eco...
Indigenous peoples of the Philippines
The Philippines consist of a large number of indigenous ethnic groups living in the country. They are the descendants of the original inhabitants of the Philippines. They were not absorbed by centurie...
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Circumpolar peoples
Circumpolar peoples is an umbrella term for the various indigenous peoples of the Arctic.
The earliest inhabitants of North America's central and eastern Arctic are referred to as the Arctic small...
1985 Polar Sea controversy
The 1985 Polar Sea controversy was a diplomatic event triggered by plans for the navigation of USCGC Polar Sea through the Northwest passage from Greenland to Alaska without formal authorization ...
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Sami people
The Sami people (also Sámi or Saami), traditionally known in English as Lapps or Laplanders, are an indigenous Finno-Ugric people inhabiting the Arctic area of Sápmi, which today encompasses parts of ...
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Nunaoil
Nunaoil is the national oil company of Greenland founded in 1985 as an equal partnership between the Greenland Home Rule Government and DONG Energy. It is a non paying partner in all licenses around ...
Nenets people
The Nenets (Nenets: ненэй ненэче, Russian: ненцы), also known as Samoyeds, are an indigenous people in northern arctic Russia. According to the latest census in 2010, there are 44,857 Nenets i...
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Arktikugol
Trust Arktikugol (Russian: Арктикуголь, literally "Arctic Coal") is a Russian coal mining company which operates on the islands of Spitsbergen in Svalbard, Norway. Owned by the Government of Russi...
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Beregovoye field
The Beregovoye Field is a natural gas field in the northeast of Purovsky District, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Russia. The field is developed by Sibneftegaz, a joint venture of Novatek and Itera....
Continental shelf of Russia
The continental shelf of Russia (also called the Russian continental shelf or the Arctic shelf in the Arctic region) is a continental shelf adjacent to Russia. Geologically, the extent of the shelf is...
Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples Secretariat
The Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples Secretariat (IPS) is a secretariat for the six international indigenous organizations affiliated with the eight-nation Arctic Council. The IPS does not represent ...
Aboriginal peoples in Northern Canada
The Aboriginal peoples in Northern Canada consist of the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit located in Canada's three territories: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and Yukon.
Northgas
Northgas (Russian: Нортгаз) is a natural gas-producing company in Russia. It is a developer of the North-Urengoy (Severo-Urengoyskoye) gas field in the Yamalo-Nenets region. According to DeGolyer...
Arctic Ocean Conference
The inaugural Arctic Ocean Conference was held in Ilulissat, Greenland May 27 — May 29, 2008. Five countries, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Russia and the United States, discussed key issues relating to th...
Kola Nuclear Power Plant
The Kola Nuclear Power Plant (Russian: Кольская АЭС [ pronunciation ]), also known as Kolsk NPP or Kolskaya NPP, is a nuclear power plant in Murmansk Oblast in north-western Russia.
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Prudhoe Bay Oil Field
Prudhoe Bay Oil Field is a large oil field on Alaska's North Slope. It is the largest oil field in both the United States and in North America, covering 213,543 acres (86,418 ha) and originally ...
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Sadlermiut
The Sadlermiut (also called Sagdlirmiut, or Sallirmiut in modern Inuktitut spelling, from Sadlerk now Salliq, the Inuktitut name for the settlement of Coral Harbour, Nunavut) were an Inuit group livin...
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East-Prinovozemelsky field
The East-Prinovozemelsky field (also referred as Vostochno-Prinovozemelskoye structure – meaning: East of Novaya Zemlya structure) is a gigantic undeveloped Arctic oil and gas field located in the Sou...
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Gwichyaa Gwich’in
Gwichyaa Gwich’in (alternate spelling: Gwich'yaa Gwich’in; also Kutchakutchin, translation: "those who dwell on the Flats") are a Gwich’in people who live in the Yukon Flats area of Alaska, USA. This...
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Arctic policy of Denmark
Arctic Policy of Denmark is Denmark's foreign relations with other Arctic countries, and Denmark's government policies on issues occurring within the geographic boundaries of "the Arctic" or related t...