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    • Values of Arctic Protected Areas: A Summary 

      Pagnan, Jeanne; Legare, Gregg (Published by Parks Canada on behalf of the Conservation of Flora and Fauna Program of the Arctic Council. This publication was made possible by funding assistance from Environment Canada., 2002)
      Descriptions of the natural physical, natural ecological, economic, cultural, subsistence use, educations, landscape, societal, scientific and recreational values of Arctic protected areas.
    • Protected Areas of the Arctic: Conserving a Full Range of Values 

      Pagnan, Jeanne (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2002)
      A report discussing the multitude of values found in Arctic protected areas. It presents case studies that demonstrate how protected areas conserve such values. The case studies also show that protected areas in the Arctic ...
    • Expert Monitoring Network Plan: Shorebirds 

      Commitee for Holarctic Shorebird Monitoring (CHASM) (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2003)
      A document to describe the goals and preliminary recommendations for the Committee for Holarctic Shorebird Monitoring (CHASM), an expert working group of the Circumpolra Biodiversity Montiroing Program (CBMP.) The Committee ...
    • Cooperative Strategy for the Conservation of Biological Diversity 

      Unknown author (Finnish Ministry of the Environment, Finnish Environment Institute, 2004)
      Provides an overall conservation framework for the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) and strategic direction relating to the goals of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity.
    • Community-based Monitoring Discussion paper 

      Retter, Gunn-Berit; Gofman, Victoria; Fleener, Craig; Peskov, Vladislav; Torikka-Gelencsér, Ritva (Fleener, C., Gofman, V., Peskov, V., Retter, G-B., Torikka-Gelencsér, R., 2004. Community-based Monitoring – a discussion paper. Supporting publication to the CAFF Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program – Framework Document. CAFF CBMP Report No. 9, CAFF International Secretariat, Akureyri, Iceland, 21 pp., 2004)
      A discussion for the development of a community-based monitoring component to the CBMP and examination of monitoring programs under development by the Permanent Participants of the Arctic Council.
    • Global Flyway Scale Monitoring and Conservation Programs for Migratory Waterbirds of the Arctic 

      Hagemeijer, Ward; Lee Long, Warren; Mundkur, Taej (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2004)
      Highlights potential cooperative actions between CAFF and Wetlands international with a focus on inclusion of Wetland International's global and flyway initiatives in the Circumpolar Biodiversity monitoring Program (CBMP).
    • Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program Framework Document 

      Petersen, Aevar; Zöckler, Christoph; Gunnarsdóttir, María Victoria (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2004)
      Discusses the history, purpose, approach perspectives, development and action plan for the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP).
    • Conservation Value of Sacred Sites of Indigenous People of the Arctic: A Case Study in Northern Russia 

      Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2004)
      Working with Indigenous communities, organizations and researchers in the Yamal and Koryak Autonomous Okrugs to address conservation and cultural heritage on a large scale.
    • Distribution of Murres Outside the Breeding Season: Circumpolar Murre Banding Program 

      Petersen, Aevar; Bakken, Vidar (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2004)
      A proposal for a co-operative banding (called ringing in the UK) project between the Arctic countries, which are responsible for the total breeding population of Thick-billed Murres (called Brünnich’s Guillemots in the UK) ...
    • Annual Report from the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program 

      Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2006)
      The 2006 Annual Report from the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP).
    • Aleut Ethnobotany: An Annotated Bibliography 

      Veltre, Douglas W.; Pendleton, Catherine L.; Schively, Stephanie A.; Hay, Jessica A.; Tatarenkova, Natalia (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2006-10)
      An initial examination of the literature pertaining to the traditional, historical, and contemporary Aleut use of plant resources.
    • AMAP-CAFF Coordinated Monitoring Effort Status Report, Narvik 2007 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF); Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP) (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP), 2007)
      Discussion results from a joint meeting between AMAP and CAFF to discuss coordinated monitoring efforts.
    • Bering Sea Sub-Network Annual Report 2008 

      Gofman, V.; Friedman, A. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008)
      The 2008 Annual Report of the Bearing Sea Sub-Network- International Community-Based Environmental Observation Alliance for the Arctic Observing Network (BSSN).
    • CBMP Five Year Implementation Plan: Developing an Integrated and Sustained Arctic Biodiversity Monitoring Network 

      Gill, Michael; Barry, Tom (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-03)
      Description of the main activities and focus of the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP) from March 2008-2013.
    • Strategy for Facilitating and Developing Community-based Monitoring: Approaches in Arctic Biodiversity Monitoring 

      Huntington, Henry (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-03)
      A strategy for integrating Arctic community-based monitoring efforts into the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP).
    • Strategy for Developing Indices and Indicators to Track Status and Trends in Arctic Biodiversity 

      Gill, Michael; Zöckler, Christoph (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-03)
      A strategy for developing indices and indicators for monitoring Arctic biodiversity in the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP). Targeted and consistent reporting will help meet the program's information and ...
    • Framework for a Circumpolar Arctic Seabird Monitoring Network 

      Petersen, Aevar; Irons, David; Anker-Nilsen, Tycho; Artukhin, Yuri; Barrett, Robert; Boertmann, David; Egevang, Carsten; Gavrilo, Maria V.; Gilchrist, Grant; Martti, Hario; Mallory, Mark; Mosbech, Anders; Olsen, Bergur; Osterblom, Henrik; Robertson, Greg; Strøm, Hallvard (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-09)
      A framework document for developing an integrated monitoring framework for seabirds. The document outlines the findings of the CBird expert group in the development of a Circumpolar Seabird Monitoring Network.
    • International Ivory Gull Conservation Strategy and Action Plan 

      Gilchrist, Grant; Strøm, Hallvard; Gavrilo, Maria V.; Mosbech, Anders (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-09)
      An Internaitonal Ivory Gull Conservation Strategy and Action Plan developed to gain more insight into how this under-studied bird responds to increasing threats from disappearance of sea ice habitat, natural resource ...
    • Developing Integrated and Sustained Arctic Terrestrial and Freshwater Biodiversity Monitoring Networks 

      Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-09)
      Document outlining the findings of a workshop focused on fostering the development and implementation of coordinated, international research and monitoring networks for Arctic freshwater and terrestrial ecosystems and the ...
    • Seabird Harvest in the Arctic 

      Merkel, Flemming; Barry, Tom (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2008-09)
      As assessment of seabird harvest in the Arctic by the Circumpolar Seabird Group (CBird). Whether seabird harvest is a real conservation concern is often not addressed or poorly documented in the circumpolar region due ...