Canada Arctic Sovereignty

Transport Canada Wants Drones To Watch Arctic Waters

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada Politics

The drones would help look for environmental problems, keep tabs on shifting sea ice and boost Canadian sovereignty over northern waters.

Canada To File Arctic Seafloor Claim

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Politics

Some time this week, Canada is expected to make its case to the world to dramatically expand its boundaries by an area equivalent to the size of all t...

Canada Jockeys For Arctic Position As Sea Ice Shrinks

CBC | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Politics

With rapidly shrinking Arctic ice and expanding interest in northern shipping and resource exploitation, issues of sovereignty loom ever larger over t...

Feds Cool It On Spending

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2012 | Canada Politics

The federal government says budget concerns are behind cuts to a planned Arctic naval facility.A defence department official says downgrades to plans ...

Navy To Bolster Arctic Presence Due To Climate Change

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2012 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - The head of the Royal Canadian Navy says Canada needs to bolster its military presence in the Arctic to prepare for a boom in human and econ...