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  • AMAP Report to the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO). Proposals for Environmentally Sound Investment Projects in the Russian part of the Barents Region. 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), 1995-12-01)
    Arctic Council working group AMAPs Report to NEFCO from 1995. Proposals for Environmentally Sound Investment Projects in the Russian part of the Barents Region, volume 1 on non-radioactive contamination.
  • AMAP Report to the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO). Proposals for Environmentally Sound Investment Projects in the Russian part of the Barents Region. 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), 1995-12-01)
    Arctic Council working group AMAPs Report to NEFCO from 1995. Proposals for Environmentally Sound Investment Projects in the Russian part of the Barents Region, volume 2 on radioactive contamination.
  • All Arctic Council Declarations 1996-2015 

    Arctic Council (Arctic Council, 1996)
    This document includes all of the Arctic Council declarations in digital or scanned format. The files have been processed so that the text in the PDF files is searchable, even the older declarations which only exist as ...
  • Ottawa Declaration (1996) 

    Arctic Council (Arctic Council, 1996)
    Declaration on the establishment of the Arctic Council
  • International Murre Conservation Strategy and Action Plan 

    Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), Arctic Environment, 1996)
    Facilitate circumpolar implementation of initiatives to conserve, protect and restore murre populations in the Arctic.
  • Proposed Protected Areas in the Circumpolar Arctic 

    Huberth Hansen, Jan P.; Finn, Katerås; Pisheliev, Vladimir; Lysenko, Igor; Abrahamsen, Frode; Kullerud, Lars; Norris, Stefan (Directorate for Nature Management, N-7005 Trondheim, Norway, 1996)
    This report provides an overview of proposals made by CAFF countries for new and/or enlarged protected areas in the Arctic. Some proposals from non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are also mentioned. The report also ...
  • Circumpolar Protected Areas Network (CPAN) - Strategy and Action Plan 

    Ministry of Protection of the Environment and Natural Resources of the Russian Federation (MINPRIRODI); Royal Norwegian Ministry of the Environment (Directorate for Nature Management (DN), 1996)
    This document will faciliatate the implementation of initiatives under the Circumpolar Portected Areas Network (CPAN) to establish an adequate and well managed network of protected areas that have a high probability of ...
  • Gaps in Habitat Protected in the Circumpolar Arctic: A Preliminary Analysis 

    Lysenko, I. G.; Green, M.J.B.; Luxmoore, R.A.; Carey-Noble, C.L.; Kaitala, S. (Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources Russian Federation, 1996)
    This report compiles information on proposed protected areas and an analysis of gaps in the network of existing and proposed protected areas using Geographical Information System (GIS) techniques.
  • National Principles and Mechanisms for Protected Areas in the Arctic Countries 

    Belikov, Stanislas; Legare, Gregg J. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 1996-03)
    The paper is a review of the principles, mechanisms and criteria used by CAFF countries to establish protected areas. It is based on responses to the Russian/CAFF Secretariat questionnaire on the subject from seven of ...
  • Arctic Pollution Issues: A State of the Arctic Environment Report. 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (AMAP Secretariat, 1997)
    A condensed version of the 1998 AMAP Assessment (scientific/technical ) Report, presenting the information in a clear and readable manner for the non-scientific audience; richly illustrated and prefaced by an Executive ...
  • Circumpolar Eider Conservation Strategy and Action Plan 

    Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 1997-06)
    Drastic decline in eider populations, combined with their circumpolar distribution, increased hunting pressures and cultural significance led CBird to develop a Circumpolar Eider Conservation Strategy and Action Plan.
  • Iqaluit Declaration (1998) 

    Arctic Council (Arctic Council, 1998)
    The Iqaluit Declaration. The First Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council. Iqaluit, Canada, September 17-18, 1998.
  • AMAP/CAFF Workshop on Climate Change, Rovaniemi, 24-25 March 1998 

    Holten, Jarle I.; Baldursson, Snorri; Reiersen, Lars-Otto (CAFF International Secretariat, Iceland / AMAP Secretariat, Norway., 1998)
    CAFF/AMAP Workshop on Climate Change: Rovaniemi, Finland: March 24-25, 1998 was held in response to the Ministerial request to AMAP to continue activities for monitoring, data collection, exchange of data on the impacts ...
  • AMAP Assessment Report: Arctic Pollution Issues 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP),, 1998)
    A fully referenced, comprehensive scientific and technical report presenting the 1998 AMAP assessment on the status of the Arctic environment with respect to pollution, including extensive tabulations of the data (both ...
  • Field Guide for Oil Spill Response in Arctic Waters 

    Owens, Edward H.; Solsberg, Laurence B.; West, Mark R.; McGrath, Maureen (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 1998)
    This field guide was developed to provide circumpolar countries with oil spill response guidance specific to the unique climatic and physiographic features of the Arctic environment.
  • Environmental Risk Analysis of Arctic Activities 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 1998)
    Risk assessment has traditionally been used in a narrow context. Quantifying impacts on human health from substances released into the environment is one example. This report presents a qualitative risk matrix which eight ...
  • Incidental Take of Seabirds in Commercial Fisheries in the Arctic Countries 

    Bakken, Vidar; Falk, Knud (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 1998-01)
    This report introduces the topic of incidental take of seabirds in commercial fisheries and describes the fisheries industries, seabird bycatch and impacts in Alaska (U.S.A.), Canada, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway ...
  • Human Disturbance at Arctic Seabird Colonies 

    Chardine, John; Mendenhall, Vivian (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 1998-01)
    The report analyzes various human activities and the disturbances they may cause in Arctic seabird colonies and makes recommendations to reduce the harm in such activities.
  • Terms of Reference for a Sustainable Development Program 

    Arctic Council (1998-02-05)
    Founding document for the Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Program of february 5, 1998, where the Arctic Council adopts the terms of reference for the program.
  • Global Overview of the Conservation of Migratory Arctic Breeding Birds Outside the Arctic 

    Scott, David A. (1998-08)
    This report describes the migratory birds of the Arctic, their migration systems, and how they are already protected under international legislation when they leave the Arctic.