As Arctic warms, reindeer herders tangle with new industries

ReutersNewsPublished: July 9, 2018
Published: July 9, 2018

When he's not out on the Arctic tundra with his 2,000 reindeer, Nils Mathis Sara is often busy explaining to people how a planned copper mine threatens his livelihood. As Rosanna Philpott reports, along with other Sami herders and fishermen, the 60-year-old is in a standoff with the mine owners, Norwegian officials and many towns people.

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