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The US Arctic Research Commission (USARC) and Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks will host an interactive "Webinar" to discuss issues concerning the Arctic tonight April 19 at 1800 GMT.

The Webinar will focus on initial efforts to develop a national strategic action plan for the U.S. — called for by President Obama in his July 2010 National Ocean Policy—to address changing conditions in the Arctic.

To register to the webinar and to get additional information, please read the US National Ocean Council news item HERE