Quotations that match 'arctic'.The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is a unique and biologically special place that should be preserved.
[ Arctic Biologically National Place Preserved Refuge Should Special Unique Wildlife]
I've always walked and climbed; spent a lot of time in the arctic and places.
[ Always Arctic Climbed Lot Places Spent Time Walked]
Even in our day, science suspects beyond the Polar seas, at the very circle of the Arctic Pole, the existence of a sea which never freezes and a continent which is ever green.
[ Arctic Beyond Circle Continent Day Even Ever Existence Freezes Green Never Our Polar Pole Science Sea Seas Suspects Very Which]
I believe that Ronald Reagan will someday make this country what it once was... an arctic wilderness.
[ Arctic Believe Country Make Once Reagan Ronald Someday Wilderness Will]
For example, the Prime Minister earlier this year talked about the importance of the Arctic to our future. He's right. A hundred years from now, the strength of Canada is going to be coming from our resources in the Arctic.
[ Arctic Canada Coming Earlier Example Future Going Hundred Importance Minister Now Our Prime Resources Right Strength Talked Year Years]
I cannot in good conscience vote for final passage of legislation that would pave the way to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling.
[ Arctic Cannot Conscience Drilling Final Good Legislation National Oil Open Passage Pave Refuge Vote Way Wildlife Would]
Iceland, though it lies so far to the north that it is partly within the Arctic Circle, is, like Norway, Scotland, and Ireland, affected by the Gulf Stream, so that considerable portions of it are quite habitable.
[ Affected Arctic Circle Considerable Far Gulf Habitable Iceland Ireland Lies North Norway Partly Portions Quite Scotland Stream Though Within]
As a scientist, my attention became totally focused on global warming some 15 years ago by the elegant and powerful measurements of carbon dioxide trapped in ice cores taken as much as 2 miles deep from the great East Antarctica ice sheet.
[ Ago Antarctica Attention Became Carbon Deep Dioxide East Elegant Focused Global Great Ice Measurements Miles Much Powerful Scientist Sheet Some Taken Totally Trapped Warming Years]
Consider this: I can go to Antarctica and get cash from an ATM without a glitch, but should I fall ill during my travels, a hospital there could not access my medical records or know what medications I am on.
[ Access Am Antarctica Atm Cash Consider Could During Fall Get Go Hospital Ill Know Medical Medications Records Should Travels Without]
We should not use special budget procedures to jam through legislation to drill in the Arctic Refuge. This topic is too important to the public to address it in such a back-door manner. We should be having a full, open discussion of the issue during an energy debate.
[ Address Arctic Budget Debate Discussion Drill During Energy Full Having Important Issue Jam Legislation Manner Open Procedures Public Refuge Should Special Such Through Too Topic Use]
The undisturbed coastal plain is home to a wide variety of plants and animals and is the only wilderness sanctuary in North America that protects a complete range of the arctic ecosystem.
[ America Animals Arctic Coastal Complete Ecosystem Home North Only Plain Plants Protects Range Sanctuary Undisturbed Variety Wide Wilderness]
The fact that the Arctic, more than any other populated region of the world, requires the collaboration of so many disciplines and points of view to be understood at all, is a benefit rather than a burden.
[ Any Arctic Benefit Burden Collaboration Disciplines Fact Many More Other Points Populated Rather Region Requires Than Understood View World]
Remember, the Arctic didn't have any ice. And the Northwest Passage was wide open. They were raising grapes in Scotland for God sakes, had a huge winery. Iceland was a farming community. As some of the glaciers retreated they found villages that were covered with ice.
[ Any Arctic Community Covered Farming Found Glaciers God Grapes Had Huge Ice Iceland Northwest Open Passage Raising Remember Sakes Scotland Some Villages Were Wide]
I believe Ronald Reagan can make this country what it once was... a large Arctic region covered with ice.
[ Arctic Believe Country Covered Ice Large Make Once Reagan Region Ronald]
Ten percent of the big fish still remain. There are still some blue whales. There are still some krill in Antarctica. There are a few oysters in Chesapeake Bay. Half the coral reefs are still in pretty good shape, a jeweled belt around the middle of the planet. There's still time, but not a lot, to turn things around.
[ Antarctica Around Bay Belt Big Blue Coral Few Fish Good Half Lot Middle Oysters Percent Planet Pretty Remain Shape Some Still Ten Things Time Turn Whales]
Like the canary in the coal mine, the climate changes already evident in the Arctic are a call to action.
[ Action Already Arctic Call Canary Changes Climate Coal Evident Mine]
If Antarctica were music it would be Mozart. Art, and it would be Michelangelo. Literature, and it would be Shakespeare. And yet it is something even greater; the only place on earth that is still as it should be. May we never tame it.
[ Antarctica Art Earth Even Greater Literature May Michelangelo Mozart Music Never Only Place Shakespeare Should Something Still Tame Were Would Yet]
We have a moral responsibility to save wild places like the arctic refuge for future generations, and that is why our country has remained committed to its protection for nearly 50 years.
[ Arctic Committed Country Future Generations Moral Nearly Our Places Protection Refuge Remained Responsibility Save Why Wild Years]
Opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge stands to not only increase the United States' oil reserves by nearly 50 percent, but it will create thousands of good U.S. jobs.
[ Arctic Create Good Increase Jobs National Nearly Oil Only Opening Percent Refuge Reserves Stands States Thousands United Wildlife Will]
Remember in 1973 the same science chatter said that the coming Ice Age is going to occur, we're going to lose millions of people. And the politicians knew how to solve it, they just didn't have the courage to solve it; they were going to put coal dust on the Arctic.
[ Age Arctic Chatter Coal Coming Courage Dust Going How Ice Just Knew Lose Millions Occur Politicians Put Remember Said Same Science Solve Were]
One of the things that made me persist in the Antarctic in the face of sickening discouragements was my determination to name a portion of the earth's surface after my father.
[ After Determination Earth Face Father Made Name Persist Portion Sickening Surface Things]
I can see now a vision emerging how Canada is going to profit in the future from our Arctic resources without destroying the environment on which it is all based.
[ Arctic Based Canada Destroying Emerging Environment Future Going How Now Our Profit Resources See Vision Which Without]
Sea ice conditions have remained stable in Antarctica generally.
[ Antarctica Conditions Generally Ice Remained Sea Stable]