Mining and exploration in the Arctic provide both opportunities and challenges. The Arctic represents a poorly explored area providing the possibility of finding large mineral deposits needed for global development. However, the remoteness and climate of the Arctic, conflicts in land-use, and vulnerable eco-systems result in logistic and ecological challenges for exploration.


Thomas Aiglsperger, Luleå University of Technology,


Thomas Aiglsperger

Thomas Aiglsperger

Associate Senior Lecturer
Luleå University of Technology
Luleå, Sweden
+46 (0)920 491016


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