Arctic exploration 'poses threat to whales'

Raising flags: scientists are concerned about the effects on whale populations of new offshore projects off Alaska's and Canada's north coasts

Whales are facing a new threat from expanded oil and gas exploration in icy waters off the coasts of Alaska and Arctic Canada, according to a report issued by an international whaling forum.

User

Become an Upstream member!

Membership includes a subscription to our weekly newspaper providing in-depth news from the energy industry, plus full-access to this site and its archives. Still not convinced? Try our free trial.

Already a member?

Login