The Arctic Biodiversity Data Service (ABDS)

The ABDS is the online, interoperable data management system for biodiversity data generated viaThe ABDS is the online, interoperable data management system for biodiversity data generated via the activities of the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), including the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Programme (CBMP). The goal of ABDS is to facilitate access, integration, analysis and display of biodiversity information for scientists,practitioners, managers, policy makers and others working to understand, conserve and manage theArctic's wildlife and ecosystems. The ABDS ensures that biodiversity data provided to CAFF are organized to guarantee a lasting legacy in a manner that facilitates data discovery; increased understanding; more informed andrapid decision-making; and ongoing research. Each time a new report or product is released by CAFF the datasets involved are archived and made accessible via the ABDS.

ABDS Metadata portal

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Arctic OBIS Ocean Biogeographic Information System

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Arctic GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility

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Data upload Contribute data to the ABDS

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Terrestrial

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Freshwater

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Marine

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Headline indicator data

 

Languages

Protected Areas

Land Cover Change

ASTI Arctic Species Trend Index


Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP) data

 

CBMP marine monitoring

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CBMP freshwater monitoring

CBMP Background

CBMP terrestrial monitoring

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Boundaries

 

All boundaries

CAFF Border

High, low and sub-Arctic boundaries


Arctic Biodiversity Assessment (ABA)

Find records by country

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Species

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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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