By Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon,John English

The Arctic seabed, with its giant amounts of undiscovered assets, is the twenty-first century’s frontier.

In Breaking the Ice: Canada, Sovereignty and the Arctic prolonged Continental Shelf, Arctic coverage specialist Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon examines the political, felony, and clinical points of Canada’s efforts to delineate its Arctic prolonged continental shelf. the standard and volume of the information amassed and analyzed by means of the scientists and felony specialists getting ready Canada’s Arctic Submission for the fee at the Limits of the Continental Shelf, and the broad collaboration with Canada’s Arctic neighbours is an efficient information tale in Canadian international coverage. As Arctic sovereignty remains to be a key drawback for Canada and because the overseas criminal regime is being saw by means of all 5 Arctic coastal states, it can be crucial to proceed to strengthen our figuring out of the advanced concerns round this increasing region of nationwide interest.

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