The Changing Arctic Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 3 July 2018

Professor Sheldon Bacon, Head of Marine Physics and Ocean Climate Change, National Oceanography Centre; Dr Richard Wood, Climate, Cryosphere and Oceans Group, Met Office Hadley Centre; Professor Mark Inall, Director of Scottish Alliance for Geoscience, Environment and Society, Scottish Association for Marine Science; and Professor Martin Siegert, Co-director, Grantham Institute for Climate Change & Environment, Imperial College London.


Professor James Ford, Research Chair and Professor at the Priestley International Centre for Climate, University of Leeds; Mr Rod Downie, Chief Advisor, Polar Regions, WWF; Professor Eric Wolff, Professor, Department of Earth Sciences at Cambridge University, The Royal Society; and Dr Alexandra Middleton, Assistant Professor, University of Oulu.


Wednesday 11 July 2018

Henry Burgess, Head of the Arctic Office, British Antarctic Survey; Professor Duncan Wingham, NERC Executive Chair, Natural Environment Research Council; and Richard Powell, University Lecturer and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge.


Edda Falk, Communications Manager, Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators; Michael Kingston, Lawyer, Specialist Advisor to the Arctic Council, Advisor to Lloyd’s of London; and Dr Dmitry Yumashev, Senior Research Associate, Lancaster University Management School.


Thursday 19 July 2018

Dr Thérèse Coffey MP, Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Sir Alan Duncan MP, Minister for Europe and the Americas, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Jane Rumble, Head of Polar Regions, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and Dominic Pattinson, Head of International Marine Policy, Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs.


Published: 29 November 2018