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    • 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. ...
    • Sea-Ice Information Services in the World. Edition 2017. 

      JCOMM Expert Team on Sea Ice (ETSI) (World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 2017)
      The 2017 update of the document reflects new types of sea ice and icebergs information, forms of collaboration and delivery of the products through August 2017. Areas that have seen substantial progress over the last seven ...
    • Cross-border cooperation in Maritime Spatial Planning . Final Report. 

      Carneiro, Gonçalo; Thomas, Hannah; Olsen, Stephen; Benzaken, Dominique; Fletcher, Steve; Méndez Roldán, Sara; Stanwell-Smith, Damon (Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 2017)
      The ‘Study on International Best Practices for Cross-Border MSP’ has been designed to assist the European Commission (EC) and Member States in the implementation of the MSP Directive through the identification of good ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • WWF/CCU Submission to the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Informatiom Forum. 

      World Wildlife Fund; Circumpolar Conservation Union (WWF, Gland, Switzerland, 2017)
      The Arctic is experiencing profound environmental changes, including a rapid decline in sea ice extent, thickness, and duration. Coupled with development pressures and other human uses, these changes have facilitated the ...
    • Community and Environmental Compliance Standard Operating Procedures (CECSOP) for R/V Sikuliaq Research Operations. 

      University of Alaska Fairbanks, College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (University of Alaska Fairbanks, College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Fairbanks, AK, 2017)
      The R/V Sikuliaq is owned by the National Science Foundation and operated through a Cooperative Agreement by the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF). The vessel is ...
    • ACCESS climate data management. 

      Godøy, Øystein; Saadatnejad, Bard (2017)
      Building on achievements and experience gained through the EU project DAMOCLES and international data management during the International Polar Year, ACCESS, data management was implemented using the same platform as used ...
    • Towards seasonal Arctic shipping route predictions. 

      Melia, Nathanael; Haines, Keith; Hawkins, Ed; Day, Jonathan J. (2017)
      The continuing decline in Arctic sea-ice will likely lead to increased human activity and opportunities for shipping in the region, suggesting that seasonal predictions of route openings will become ever more important. ...
    • Strategisk næringsplan for Svalbard. Version 2.0. 

      Grimstad, Hilde; Andreassen, Tore (Multiconsult, Tromso, Norway, 2017)
      Meld. St. 32 - Svalbardmeldinga - slår fast at de overordnede målene for norsk Svalbardpolitikk ligger fast. Dette innebærer at et av de viktigste hovedmålene er opprettholdelse av levedyktig og robust norsk familiesamfunn, ...
    • Water Quality Monitoring Field Manual. 

      Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council (Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council , Science Department, Anchorage, Alaska, 2017)
      This manual is a reference tool for technicians conducting water sampling under the Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council (YRITWC) protocols. The YRITWC protocols were developed using the United ...
    • Dried, closed-path eddy covariance method for measuring carbon dioxide flux over sea ice. 

      Butterworth, Brian J.; Else, Brent G. T. (2018)
      The Arctic marine environment plays an important role in the global carbon cycle. However, there remain large uncertainties in how sea ice affects air–sea fluxes of carbon dioxide (CO2), partially due to disagreement between ...
    • Workshop on Sea-Level Measurements in Hostile Conditions, Moscow, Russian Federation, 13 – 15 March 2018. 

      Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (UNESCO, Paris, France, 2018)
      The international workshop on Sea-level Measurements in Hostile Conditions was held from 13 to 15 March 2018 at the N.N. Zubov State Oceanographic Institute (SOI) of Roshydromet, Moscow, Russian Federation. ...
    • 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 ...
    • AMAP Assessment 2018: Arctic Ocean Acidification. 

      Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), Tromso, Norway, 2018)
      This assessment report presents the results of the 2018 Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) assessment of Arctic Ocean Acidification. This is the second such assessment dealing with ocean acidification ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...