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Along with distinguished government representatives and experts from all key Antarctic constituencies (education, tourism, science, environment, fishing), and with the unflagging support of One Ocean Expeditions, Oceanites is thrilled that the 1st FUTURE OF ANTARCTICA conference will be sailing this Sunday, February 28, from Ushuaia, Argentina, onboard the AKADEMIK IOFFE (ONE OCEAN NAVIGATOR). We return to Ushuaia on March 9.
In addition to visiting and enjoying the glories of the Antarctic Peninsula, our esteemed group of participants will be examining Antarctic governance, science, and media/education, focusing particularly on:
Where the Antarctic Treaty system is now, what’s been achieved, what still needs to be accomplished, going forward and working together, to ensure that Antarctica is conserved as the Antarctic Treaty intended?
Stay tuned for Oceanites Feed blogs, Tweets, and Facebook posts about our FUTURE OF ANTARCTICA conference in the days ahead!
There may be other explanations for 150,000 missing Adélie penguins presumed dead in Antarctica.
The presidential election matters. Like, a bunch.