ICTMN Staff
8/18/15
They hung there, 13 strong, dangling from a bridge in Oregon for 40 hours to try and block the oil-support ship MSV Fennica from leaving port for the Arctic...
Frank Hopper
6/29/15
In an ominous foreshadowing of possible things to come, the EPA granted Shell Oil permission to dump 13 separate streams of waste from the oil rig Polar Pioneer into the Chukchi Se...
ICTMN Staff
12/29/14
The Shell Oil contractor whose ship ran aground while attempting to drill in the Chukchi Sea in 2012 has pleaded guilty to eight environmental felonies, fined $12.2 million and bee...
ICTMN Staff
1/7/13
After being stranded for days by stormy seas on the remote Alaskan island where it had run aground, the Shell oil rig named Kulluk was being towed on January 7 to a bay off Kodiak ...
Rick Kearns
10/12/12
Caroline Cannon, winner of the 2012 Goldman Environmental Prize, has not rested in her fight to save her Inupiat community and their way of life from Arctic oil drilling ...
ICTMN Staff
10/4/12
The Iñupiat Eskimo community of Wainwright, Alaska is conflicted...
ICTMN Staff
9/17/12
Royal Dutch Shell has suspended exploratory drilling in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska for the current season, though it will continue to start wells by digging as many “top holes” as ...
ICTMN Staff
9/11/12
Not even Xena the Warrior Princess could save the Arctic from deep-sea drilling, although a possibly encroaching ice floe has staved Royal Dutch Shell off for the time being...
ICTMN Staff
8/31/12
Environmentalists reacted strongly to the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) announcement on Thursday August 30 that Shell has been granted permission to do limi...
ICTMN Staff
2/6/11
Alaska Natives and conservation groups succeeded in their mission to prevent Shell Oil from drilling an exploratory well in the Alaskan Arctic waters of the Beaufort and Chukchi se...

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