Stromness, Orkney is to host the important Scotland/Arctic Conference.
Coastal erosion due to ice melt is creating problems across the north of Canada.
We have been asked by Bernie Bell to share this video clip report about the success of the expedition.
It was at an early age that Inga Adams playing around in Kirkwall’s St Magnus Cathedral first became entranced by John Rae.
Encamped at Naujaat the team led by David Reid is hoping to start off on their intrepid adventure today, Saturday 30th of March.
Orkney’s Dr John Rae has been voted as the most inspiring surveyor in RICS’ (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) Pride in the Profession Mappers category,
The team will ski and trek the 650Km across the Boothia Penninsula.
a man who became a leading Arctic explorer and who also became embroiled in a Victorian scandal.
“There is no proven effective method for containing and cleaning up an oil spill in icy water.” (WWF)