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    • 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.
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • CBMP Coordination Meeting: Akureyri, Iceland: April 11-12, 2002, Technical Report 

      Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2002)
      A meeting to discuss the implementation of the Circumpolar Biodiversity Montioring Program (CBMP, intended to detect changes in the natural environment, provide an early warning system, contribute to development and ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 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 Programme (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.
    • 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 ...