More from: Climate Crisis

Increased rain detrimental to foraging Arctic mammals like caribou, reindeer, muskox.
December 03, 2021
In an increasingly hostile political environment, Helsinki seeks to use its new presidency in the Barents Council to interact with Moscow
November 18, 2021
Russian coal production is expected to grow 6 percent in 2021. Additional growth is planned over the next years partly because of mining in the Arctic.
November 05, 2021
Over the past five years, Russian forest lands affected by fire have more than tripled. Also far northern forests are burning.
November 03, 2021
The world's coldest country is not as freezing as before.
March 10, 2020
Experts are discussing the framework for safe lifting of dumped reactors from four submarines and uranium fuel from one icebreaker reactor in the Kara Sea, in addition to one sunken nuclear submarine in the Barents Sea.
March 08, 2020
Data from the past five years show that the Barents waters have became colder and more icy.
March 04, 2020
One after another, four young environmental activists lined up in front of the local government building.
February 26, 2020
For the first time, comparable data ranks greenhouse gas emissions for all Finnish municipalities.
February 19, 2020
Airline company Widerøe has in its almost 90 year history never experienced this kind of weather.
February 11, 2020
Average temperatures in January were up to 12 degrees Celsius above normal in parts of the country.
February 06, 2020
The country’s energy minister makes clear that there will be Indian participation in the major Arctic oil project to be developed in Russia’s remote Taymyr Peninsula.
January 16, 2020
A new study from UiT The Arctic University of Norway revealed that estimates of methane emissions released from the Arctic Ocean floor are calculated without taking into account seasonal variability and may therefore be overestimated.
January 15, 2020
It’s January and raining 400 kilometers inside the Arctic Circle. Climate crisis drastically shortens the winters, a new study by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute says.
January 08, 2020
The country’s new climate adaptation plan includes no intent to stagger the major production growth of coal, oil and natural gas.
January 06, 2020
Many Lapland residents will spend this Christmas enjoying record snow cover, according to data from the Finnish Meteorological Institute, FMI.
December 23, 2019
A shipment of 14 containers with spent nuclear fuel from Andreeva Bay to Atomflot in Murmansk took place this week.
December 20, 2019
Greenhouse gases reached record highs in 2018 according a bulletin released on Monday by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), continuing a trend that will have severe consequences for future generations the WMO said.
November 27, 2019
Plastic waste makes up a quarter of the diet for polar bears, says Ivan Mizin, research director of Russian Arctic national park.
November 27, 2019
Without drastic action, our planet is headed toward warming of 3.2 C in less than 100 years, according to a new report.
November 26, 2019
Species that previously were non-existent in Russia's remote and icy Arctic waters are now found in big numbers.
November 26, 2019
A coalition of environmental and conservation groups working on more environmentally sustainable shipping practices in the Arctic says it welcomes a decision by thirty expedition cruise line operators to forgo the use of heavy fuel oil while operating in the region.
November 15, 2019
They have conquered the Barents Sea and will continue to expand north- and southwards. King crabs might ultimately make it all the way to the coasts of the UK.
November 14, 2019