Now showing items 100-119 of 158

    • 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 ...
    • Management and utilization of seals in Greenland, February 2015. Addendum to: White Paper on Management and Utilization of Seals in Greenland (April 2012). 

      Government of Greenland, Department of Fisheries, Hunting & Agriculture (Government of Greenland, Department of Fisheries, Hunting & Agriculture, Greenland, 2015)
      This document is an addendum to the White Paper on Management and Utilization of Seals in Greenland from April 2012 and the two documents should be read together. Box 1: Abundant seal populations Harp seal: Advice on ...
    • Management and utilization of seals in Greenland. Revised April 2012. 

      Government of Greenland, Department of Fisheries, Hunting & Agriculture (Government of Greenland, Department of Fisheries, Hunting & Agriculture, Greenland, 2012)
      1. Species: There are six different species of seals in the Greenlandic waters. Five of the species have been hunted for centuries, but today the catch is focused on the harp seal, ringed seal and hooded seal with great ...
    • 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 ...
    • Meaningful engagement of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in marine activities. Part II Report: Findings for Policy Makers. 

      Protecton of the Arctic Marine Environment; Arctic Council (Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME), Akureyri, Norway, 2019)
      Indigenous peoples and local communities living in coastal communities in the Arctic have always depended on the sea for food, transportation, cultural and spiritual identity and social well-being. Increasingly, the sea ...
    • Meaningful Engagement of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in Marine Activities: A Reference Guide. 

      Protection of tthe Arctic Marine Environment; Arctic Council (Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME), Akureyri, Iceland, 2021)
      This Reference Guide is meant to familiarize proponents of actions or activities in the Arctic and Indigenous Peoples and local communities with good practices for meaningful engagement. It is based on the Meaningful ...
    • 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 ...
    • Moving a Conference from Iceland to Zoom: Best Practices and Lessons Learned from Arctic Science Summit Week 2020. 

      International Arctic Science Committee (International Arctic Science, Akureyri, Iceland, 2020)
      Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) is an annual gathering of Arctic researchers and research organizations, convened by the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC). ASSW provides a venue for coordination, cooperation, ...
    • 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 ...
    • National Inuit Climate Change Strategy. 

      Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, Ottawa, Canada, 2019)
      We understand climate change in our homelands, and our leaders are responding to it. Inuit Nunangat is recognized as a global climate change hotspot, garnering national and global concern. We continue to emphasize that ...
    • National Inuit Strategy on Research. 

      Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami,, Ottawa, Ontario, 2018)
      Strong public policies, informed by the best available evidence, can support optimal outcomes for Inuit that in turn benefit all Canadians. However, colonial approaches to research endure in Canada that prevent Inuit ...
    • Negotiating Research Relationships with Inuit Communities: a Guide for Researchers. 

      Nickels, Scot; Shirley, Jamal; Laidler, Gita; Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami; Nunavut Research Institute (Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and Nunavut Research Institute, Ottawa and Iqualuit, 2007)
      Northern researchers are ever-aware of the growing expectations on them to ensure that northern communities are involved in, and benefit from, research. But what are researchers really being asked to do? How can community ...
    • Northern Communities Strategic Document Synthesis Narrative. 

      Stalla, Sorina (IARPC Collaborations, 2020)
      The Northern Communities Strategic Document Synthesis (Communities Synthesis) is a synthesis of research priorities and needs identified in public facing, community generated strategic documents. ...
    • Nutrient Analysis in Arctic Waters Using a Portable Sensing Platform. 

      McCaul, M.; Magni, P.; Jordan, S.F.; McNamara, E.; Satta, A.; Diamond, D .; Ribotti, A. (2021)
      A portable sensing platform for the detection of nutrients (PO4 3−, NO2 −, NO3 −) in natural waters has been realized through the use of rapid prototyping techniques, colorimetric chemistries, electronics, and LED-based ...
    • 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, ...