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Protected Areas

Land Cover Change

ASTI Arctic Species Trend Index

Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP) data


Pan-Arctic Passive Acoustic Monitoring

CBMP marine monitoring


CBMP freshwater monitoring

CBMP Background

CBMP terrestrial monitoring

CBMP Terrestrial



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CAFF Border

High, low and sub-Arctic boundaries

Arctic Biodiversity Assessment (ABA)

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Sensitive and protected areas data


Arctic Marine Shipping Assessment AMSA 2C

Protected Areas

Ecologically and Biologically Sensitive Areas (EBSAs)


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RT @baakjuliae: Our review suggests that plastic ingestion by seabirds is widespread in the Arctic. However, we know relatively little abo…
RT @baakjuliae: The species with the highest mean occurence of #plasticingestion was the fork-tailed storm #petrel with 93% followed by the…
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