Arctic Melt: Reopening a Naval Frontier?

Gove, David
February 2009
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2009, Vol. 135 Issue 2, p16
Conference Proceeding
The article offers information on the challenges faced by the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard in protecting the Arctic territory due to the changing climate of the area. It outlines the effort of the U.S. government to conduct a research on the dynamic changes taking place in the region, to implement mechanisms and strategic access for its national security. It cites the importance of international and interagency agreements and partnerships to resolve future naval challenges of the region.


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