Presentation on theme: "Locate these resource extraction areas on a map of the Arctic. Alaskan fishing Nome Reindeer herding Yamal Peninsula Indigenous whaling Uelen Chukotka."— Presentation transcript:
RESOURCE EXTRACTION ISSUES IN THE ARCTIC A R Are these resources available in sufficiently viable quantities? C How costly will it be to restore the area after resource extraction? T What modes of transport would be suitable for operation in this area? I How might it benefit or harm the lifestyle of the indigenous people? C Will climate change hinder or help future resource extraction? Why is access to the Arctic challenging and expensive?