Canary in a coal mine: How the Arctic is disappearing before our eyes

APTN’s Tom Fennerio spent nine days on a Greenpeace ship in Arctic Circle.

APTN National News
It’s one of the most pressing issues of the 21st century.

But for a variety of reasons, global warming doesn’t always get the political attention it deserves.

So APTN National News paid to have videojournalist Tom Fennario embedded on a Greenpeace ship for nine days while it toured the high Arctic Circle.

The region is currently undergoing massive changes at a rate never before seen – changes that can be attributed to global warming.

Here is the first story of a three-part series.

Producer Nouvelles Nationales d'APTN / Montreal

Born and raised in Montreal, Tom cut his teeth working in community television in Kahnawà:ke Mohawk Territory before joining APTN as a cameraman/editor in 2008. In 2015 he was promoted to Video Journalist. Since 2019 Tom has been a producer for the French weekly newscast Nouvelles Nationales d’APTN.

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