Richard (Rick) Steiner, Oasis Earth
Recent Publications, Papers and Citations
Huffington Post Articles
Dec. 12, 2012 - Arctic shipping is a disaster waiting to happen
Nov. 12, 2012 - Climate science in lieu of climate action is unconscionable
Oct. 8, 2012 - On Columbus Day, it’s time to rethink our manifest destiny
July 5, 2012 - Threatened Arctic deserves protection
May 21, 2012 - Dear Shell: Please be honest about risks from your Arctic Ocean drilling this summer
April 4, 2012 - At Rio+20 Earth Summit, Governments must “Show us the Money"
March 24, 2012 - Exxon Valdez oil spill a cautionary tale for Arctic Ocean drilling
Deepwater Horizon's missed lessons
Not two years after the Deepwater Horizon debacle, the U.S. is proceeding with plans to expand oil drilling instead of pushing alternatives. Opinion Article published in the LATimes.com
El Salvador: Gold, Guns and Choice
2010 report on recent violence against anti-mining activists in El Salvador, and mining policy issues in El Salvador.
Belize's Oil, Doing it right
Review/critique of present efforts to explore for oil in protected areas and offshore in Belize.
Double Standard: Shell practices in the Niger Delta compared to international standards for oil pipeline spill prevention
Critique of Shell practices in the Niger Delta.
Nautilus Minerals Solwara 1 Seabed Mining Project, Papua New Guinea
Critique of the Nautilus Minerals EIS for the first ever deep sea mining project, proposed for PNG.
ALASKA LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS
Citation by 27th Alaska Legislature 2011 Honoring Professor Rick Steiner.
Lebanon Oil Spill 2006 assessment
Report of the rapid assessment mission to Lebanon during and after the Israel / Hezbollah war in 2006, where a massive oil spill resulted from missile attacks on the fuel tank farm south of Beirut.
Oil / Environment work summary, Steiner
A brief summary of environmental work conducted on oil issues around the world.
Citizens Advisory Councils for Mining in the Pacific
A presentation to the Mining in the Pacific Conference held Nov. 21-25, 2011 in Noumea, New Caledonia.