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Climate change continues to devastate Taimyr reindeer in Russia

Climate change continues to devastate Taimyr reindeer in Russia

This past August, locals from Khatanga, Russia witnessed a herd of Taimyr reindeer migrate through their village weeks earlier than usual. Up to 200 young calves, not strong enough to cross ...

15 September 2020

US lawmakers have a chance to stop oil and gas drilling in the US Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

US lawmakers have a chance to stop oil and gas drilling in the US Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

This spring the US government issued an opinion about oil and gas exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge saying there’s no reason to stop it. It’s a decision WWF saw coming b...

4 August 2020

Taimyr, Russia

Taimyr, Russia

Where reindeer face extinction

24 September 2019

Caribou: 13 facts about one of Canada's most at-risk species

Caribou: 13 facts about one of Canada's most at-risk species

The Arctic is home to some of Canada’s most iconic animals. With its tall and flat antlers, the stately caribou is among one of the most recognizable – and the most at risk.

7 October 2017

Changed Arctic, changed world

Changed Arctic, changed world

It is likely that many people alive today will see the end of the Arctic as we know it.

25 April 2017