Tagged: Arctic

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SECNAV Discusses Navy and Arctic at UAF

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus met with senior research personnel and faculty members at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) Dec. 5 to discuss the role of the U.S. Navy in the arctic.

"As a firsthand observer, I can tell you things have changed in the Arctic" -Adm. Robert Papp (Credit: Center for American Progress)

How Should U.S. Lead in the Arctic?

Arctic experts and policymakers gathered at a Washington, D.C. think-tank today to focus on how the U.S. might wield its leadership when it assumes the chairmanship of the Arctic Council next year. Recommendations ranged from the lofty to the concrete.