As America is facing the worst flooding ever registered after hurricane Harvey hit its southern shores, businesses are seeking to exploit the huge mineral resources discovered under the ice sheets in the North Pole. 

Watch and read about the disastrous environmental consequences of oil refineries being flooded in Houston, Texas on CNN.com:

Nation’s largest oil refinery forced to shut down as Harvey floods Port Arthur

http://money.cnn.com/2017/08/30/news/harvey-motiva-oil-refinery-shutdown/index.html

Read and watch all about the international fight over the resources in the still wild Arctic Circle made possible by climate change:

https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/artic-warming-means-battles-for-shipping-and-riches/4001266.html

I’m sure you know now what cause to defend to keep your planet safe!

So be active on social networks and encourage the members of your community to support environmentally friendly initiatives in their neighbourhood.

9 thoughts on “The Arctic Circle needs urgent attention 

  1. This article is very interesting, we learn many thing on what it takes place to Huston and on the global warming.

    Manon Dagoret 2nde 8

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