The Arctic: Natural Resources
Here are some Web
sites to help you with your research.
Activities in the Northern Arctic Ecozone
There is more to the Arctic than snow and ice!
The region contains many natural resources, too. But the Arctic is one
of the most sensitive ecosystems on Earth. People can cause serious damage
unless care is taken in developing these resources. This Web site looks
at the traditional and modern human activities that take place in the
"This Morning:" Arctic Oil and Gas Exploration
At this CBC Web site, you can listen to an on-line debate about drilling
for oil in the Arctic. You'll learn about both sides of the story as two
people express different points of view.
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