22 Apr '11, 8am

Here are some stunning pictures of the #Arctic we need to protect

Here are some stunning pictures of the #Arctic we need to protect

As our action against Cairn's Arctic-bound oil rig gets underway, there's no better time to remind us all of what's at stake - watch and share these powerful pictures. An oil spill in the Arctic would be catastrophic - seasonal sea ice would make any clean-up operation extremely difficult, if not impossible. And that's even before we burn the oil. If we continue to feed our oil addiction the Arctic ice will melt even faster than it already is. We need to protect the Arctic. Please share these pictures by email, on social media an on your blogs.

Full article: http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/blog/climate/arctic-whats-st...

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