On this week’s news round-up, we bring you some of your most read stories from Eye on the Arctic this week:
– Russia unveils a new tank said to be specially made for Arctic conditions
-The International Association of Antarctic Tour Operators and the Association of Cruise Operators have banned the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, known to most people as drones, in the Arctic and the Antarctic in the upcoming tourist season
-Russia makes another announcement concerning Arctic research, this time with investment in floating research stations
That’s all from us for this week. It’s a holiday here in Canada on Monday, so we’ll be back on Tuesday with more stories and newsmakers from across the North.
Write to Eilís Quinn at eilis.quinn(at)cbc.ca