U.S. Bureau Of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation And Enforcement

Latest U.S. Bureau Of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation And Enforcement Items
  • APNewsBreak: Arctic scientist under investigation

    Just five years ago, Charles Monnett was one of the scientists whose observation that several polar bears had drowned in the Arctic Ocean helped galvanize the global warming movement.


  • **FILE** A polar bear patrols the ice in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. His 2004 observation of polar bears likely drowning in conjunction with global warming has come back to haunt federal wildlife biologist Charles Monnett. (Associated Press)

    Arctic scientist on leave in 'integrity' probe

    A federal wildlife biologist whose observation that polar bears likely drowned in the Arctic helped galvanize the global warming movement during the past decade was placed on administrative leave while officials investigate scientific misconduct accusations.


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