The North

Canada preparing bid for Arctic claim and it may include the North Pole

Observers are divided on whether a Canadian claim on the possibly resource-rich pole would be successful, and even whether the bid is worthwhile in the first place.

The Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent taking part in a survey of the Arctic continental shelf. Photograph courtesy of Patrick Kelley, U.S. Coast

PUBLISHED : Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 12:00 AM

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