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    • Handbook for community-based sea ice monitoring. 

      Mahoney, Andy; Gearheard, Shari (National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado, 2008)
      This handbook was originally compiled as a reference for local observers carrying out sea ice measurements as part of a community-based sea ice observation network for the Siku-Inuit-Hila project, an NSF-funded project ...
    • Ice Chart Colour Code Standard, Version 1.0, 2014 . 

      Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (World Meteorological Organization & Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, Geneva, Switzerland, 2014)
      This document describes two separate colour codes for use on ice charts: the first one based on total concentration (CT) intended for use when the stage of development is relatively uniform but concentration is highly ...
    • INTERACT Fieldwork Planning Handbook. 

      Rasch, Morten; Topp-Jørgensen, Elmer; Fugmann, Gerlis; Hansen, Fred S. (Aarhus University, DCE – Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Denmark, 2019)
      The INTERACT Fieldwork Planning Handbook has been produced within the framework of the EU Horizon 2020 infrastructure project INTERACT. It aims to ensure that you are well prepared for fieldwork at INTERACT stations and ...
    • INTERACT Practical Field Guide. 

      Rasch, Morten; Topp-Jørgensen, Elmer; Fugmann, Gerlis; Hansen, Fred S.; Frost Arndal, Marie (Aarhus University, DCE – Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Denmark, 2019)
      The INTERACT Practical Field Guide contains information on best practices and safety aspects in relation to fieldwork in the Arctic. Its eight chapters address general safety guidelines; communication; safety during ...
    • An inventory of Arctic Ocean data in the World Ocean Database. 

      Zweng, Melissa M; Boyer, Tim P; Baranova, Olga K; Reagan, James R; Seidov, Dan; Smolyar, Igor V. (2018)
      The World Ocean Database (WOD) contains over 1.3 million oceanographic casts (where cast refers to an oceanographic profile or set of profiles collected concurrently at more than one depth between the ocean surface and ...
    • Joint Approaches and Best Practices - an Integrated and Coherent EU Arctic Policy in Support of Articles 208 and 214 UNCLOS. 

      Jessen, Henning (Brill, Leiden, Netherlands, 2017)
      Key principles of international environmental law have gradually been integrated into the European Treaties, above all, into the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) itself.1 In order to focus on the ...
    • Local documentation and management of living resources: User Guide. 

      Danielsen, Finn; Enghoff, Martin; Jakobsen, PâviâraK; Hansen, Adam; Levermann, Nette; Løvstrøm, Peter; Lund, Nuka Møller; Poulsen, Michael Køie; Schiøtz, Martin; Topp-Jørgensen, Elmer (Piniakkanik sumiiffinni nalunaarsuineq (PISUNA), Nuuk, Greenland, 2014)
      Welcome to Greenland Self-Government’s Guide to Local Documentation and Management of Living Resources! This guide is intended to help citizens document and interpret changes in living resources. The guide has been written ...
    • Manaus Letter: Recommendations for the Participatory Monitoring of Biodiversity. 

      Participatory Monitoring and Management Partnership (PMMP); Constantino, Pedro; Silvius, Kirsten; Kleine Buening, Jan; Arroyo, Paulina; Danielsen, Finn; Durigan, C.C.; Estupinen, G.; Hvalkof, Søren; Poulsen, Michael Køie; Ribeiro, Katia (Participatory Monitoring and Management Partnership (PMMP), Manaus, Brasil, 2015)
      Recommendations regarding best practices for participatory, community-based monitoring of biodiversity and natural resource use developed by the participants of the large International Seminar on Participatory Monitoring ...
    • Manual Recovery of a Sea Ice Based Ocean Profiler. 

      Katlein, Christian; Labaste, Matthieu; Hoppmann, Mario (2019)
      Ice-tethered ocean profiling systems are an essential tool for the year-round observation of physical and biogeochemical properties of the Arctic Ocean. Despite being considered expendable equipment due to the challenging ...
    • Melt Procedure Affects the Photosynthetic Response of Sea Ice Algae. 

      Campbell, Karley; Mundy, C. J.; Juhl, Andrew R.; Dalman, Laura A.; Michel, Christine; Galley, Ryan J.; Else, Brent E.; Geilfus, Nicolas X.; Rysgaard, Søren (2019)
      The accuracy of sea ice algal production estimates is influenced by the range of melting procedures used in studies to obtain a liquid sample for incubation, particularly in relation to the duration of melt and the ...
    • A method to extract fishers’ knowledge (FK) to generate evidence for sustainable management of fishing gears. 

      Deshpandea, Paritosh C.; Brattebøb, Helge; Feta, Annik Magerholm (2019)
      The dangerous effects of Abandoned, Lost or Discarded Fishing Gears (ALDFG) is documented in the literature. However, there exists an overall lack of understanding in quantifying the pollution loads of fishing gears (FG) ...
    • Methods for biogeochemical studies of sea ice: the state of the art, caveats, and recommendations. 

      Miller, Lisa A.; Fripiat, Francois; Else, Brent G.T; Bowman, Jeff S.; Brown, Kristina A.; Collins, R. Eric; Ewert, Marcela; Fransson, Agneta; Gosselin, Michel; Lannuzel, Delphine; Meiners, Klaus M.; Michel, Christine; Nishioka, Jun; Nomura, Daiki; Papadimitriou, Stathys; Russell, Lynn M.; Sørensen, Lise Lotte; Thomas, David N.; Tison, Jean- Louis; Leeuwe, Maria A. van; Vancoppenolle, Martin; Wolff, Eric W.; Zhou, Jiayun (2015)
      Over the past two decades, with recognition that the ocean’s sea-ice cover is neither insensitive to climate change nor a barrier to light and matter, research in sea-ice biogeochemistry has accelerated significantly, ...
    • Modeling the temperature evolution of Svalbard permafrost during the 20th and 21st century. 

      Etzelmüller, Bernd; Schuler, Thomas Vikhamar; Isaksen, Ketil; Christiansen, Hanne Hvidtfeldt; Farbrot, Herman; Benestad, Rasmus (2011)
      Variations in ground thermal conditions in Svalbard were studied based on measurements and modelling. Ground temperature data from boreholes were used to calibrate a transient heat flow model describing depth and time ...
    • The Nansen Legacy Sampling Protocols, Version 1. 

      Nansen Legacy Project (Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System, Longyearbyen, Norway, 2018)
      The collection of detailed sampling protocols is crucial tool for the success of the Nansen Legacy, because they ensure o Methodological agreement between the involved researchers o Continuity and comparable data ...
    • Observing System Simulation Experiments; justifying new Arctic observation capabilities. 

      Masutani, Michiko; Garand, Louis; Lahoz, William; Riishøjgaard, Lars Peter; Andersson, Erik; Rochon, Yves; Tsyrulnikov, Mikhail; McConnell, John; Cucurull, Lidia; Xie, Yuanfu; Ishii, Shoken; Grumbine, Robert; Brunet, Gilbert; Woollen, John S.; Sato, Yoshiaki (NOAA National Centers for Environmental Prediction, 2013)
      The Arctic is recognized as one of the key areas of the globe, both in terms of its sensitivity to climate change, and by the increasing economic activity that is expected with the opening up of Arctic areas in a warming ...
    • Ocean Colour Remote Sensing in Polar Seas. 

      Babin, Marcel; Arrigo, Kevin; Bélanger, Simon; Forget, Marie-Helene; IOCCG (International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG), Dartmouth, NS, Canada, 2015)
      Accelerating climate change calls for a vastly improved understanding of the polar ecosystems based on an intensive observation program. In situ observations from ships are, however, inherently sparse in space and time, ...
    • Oceanographic and Marine Meteorological Observations in the Polar Regions - A report to the Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology. 

      Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (WMO & IOC, Observations Coordination Group (OCG), 2000)
      In Geneva, December 6-8, 1999, a meeting of experts was held to discuss a JCOMM/GOOS Polar Region Strategy. It was agreed on the importance of developing an integrated Polar Region Strategy Document for JCOMM. This document ...
    • Oil spill response capabilities and technologies for ice-covered Arctic marine waters: a review of recent developments and established practices. 

      Wilkinson, J.; Beegle-Krause, C.J.; Evers, K. U.; Hughes, N.; Lewis, A.; Reed, M.; Wadhams, P. (2017)
      Renewed political and commercial interest in the resources of the Arctic, the reduction in the extent and thickness of sea ice, and the recent failings that led to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, have prompted industry ...
    • A quantitative assessment of Arctic shipping in 2010–2014. 

      Eguíluz, Victor M.; Fernández-Gracia, Juan; Irigoien, Xabier; Duarte, Carlos M. (2016)
      Rapid loss of sea ice is opening up the Arctic Ocean to shipping, a practice that is forecasted to increase rapidly by 2050 when many models predict that the Arctic Ocean will largely be free of ice toward the end of summer. ...
    • Satellite Based Intertidal-Zone Mapping from Sentinel-1 & 2. Final report. 

      Haarpaintner, Jörg; Davids, Corine (NORCE – Norwegian Research Centre AS, Bergen, Norway, 2020)
      The report describes develop methods and results based on radar and optical high resolution (10-20m) satellite imagery from Sentinel-1 C-band synthetic aperture radars (C-SAR) S1A and S1B and Sentinel-2 MultiSpectral ...