Recent Submissions

  • Pacific Arctic Marine Fishes 

    Mecklenburg, Catherine W.; Mecklenburg, Anthony T.; Sheiko, Boris A.; Steinke, Dirk (CAFF International Secretariat, 2016-05-10)
    This atlas and guide presents results of the Russian American Long-Term Census of the Arctic (RUSALCA) fish investigations conducted by bottom trawl in the Pacific Arctic region northward from Bering Strait. Species accounts ...
  • Circumpolar Seabird Monitoring Plan. CAFF Monitoring Report No.17. 

    Irons, David; Petersen, Aevar; Anker-Nilssen, Tycho; Artukhin, Yuri; Barret, Robert; Boertmann, David; Gavrilo, Maria V.; Gilchrist, Grant; Hansen, Erpur S.; Hario, Martti; Kuletz, Kathy; Maloy, Mark; Merkel, Flemming; Mosbech, Anders; Labansen, Aili L.; Olsen, Bergur; Reid, Jim; Robertson, Greg; Rönkä, Mia; Strøm, Hallvard (CAFF International Secretariat, 2015-09)
    A circumpolar plan to monitor seabird populations, created by CAFF's CBird Expert Group as part of the marine component of CAFF's Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program.
  • Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan Annual Plan 2014: Annual Report on the Implementation of the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program’s Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan (CBMP-Marine Plan). CAFF Monitoring Report No. 15. 

    Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program Marine Steering Group (CAFF International Secretariat, 2015-04)
    This report describes the progress towards implementation of the CBMP-Marine Plan in 2014 and a work plan for the coming year.
  • Coordinated Circumpolar Monitoring of Arctic Sea Life. The Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Program. 

    Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2015)
    The Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Program is an integrated circumpolar Program that details Arctic marine ecosystem monitoring efforts, including how and where elements of these ecosystems will be monitored. Involving ...
  • List of Marine Fishes of the Arctic Region Annotated with Common Names and Zoogeographic Characterizations 

    Mecklenburg, C.W.; Byrkjedal, I.; Christiansen, J.S.; Karamushko, O.V.; Lynghammar, A.; Møller, P.R. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2013-11)
    "A recent review of historical and new records of species presence produced an annotated list of the marine fishes occurring in the arctic region (Mecklenburg et al. 2010). Considerable new taxonomic and distributional ...
  • The Atlantic Gateway proposal of a standardized long term monitoring of benthos: The CBMP Marine Benthos Expert Network 

    Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2013-10)
    "This document identifies marine benthos monitoring possibilities amongst Atlantic Arctic nations- Greenland, Iceland, Norway, the Faroe Islands- by identifying time- and cost-effective possibilities. All the countries in ...
  • Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan Annual Report 2013 

    Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2014-05)
    Implementation of the CBMP-Marine Plan began in late 2011, and this report describes the progress that has been made during the second year of implementation (2013).
  • Canadian Arctic Marine Biodiversity Plan 2014-2017 

    Pomerleau, C; Watkins, JM; Archambault, P; Conlan, K; Ferguson, S; Gilchrist, G; Hedges, K; Loseto, L; Lovejoy, C; Michel, C; Nelson, RJ; Poulin, M; Richardson, E; Robertson, G; Stow, J (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2014)
    "The Canadian Arctic Marine Biodiversity Plan (Canadian Marine Plan) is the Canadian contribution to the Arctic Council Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna’s Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program, Arctic Marine ...
  • Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan Annual Report 2012 

    Unknown author (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2013-03)
    Implementation of the CBMP-Marine Plan began in late 2011, and this report describes the progress that has been made during the first year of implementation (2012). The governance structures were established: a Marine ...
  • Development of a Pan-Arctic Monitoring Plan for Polar Bears: Background paper 

    Vongraven, Dag; Peacock, Elizabeth (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-01)
    The framework document for developing and implementing a plan that harmonises local, regional and global efforts to increase the power to detect and understanf important trends for polar bears, as called for in the March ...
  • Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan 

    Gill, M.J.; Crane, K.; Hindrum, R.; Arneberg, P.; Bysveen, I.; Denisenko, N.V.; Gofman, V.; Grant-Friedman, A.; Gudmundsson, G.; Hopcroft, R.R.; Iken, K.; Labansen, A.; Liubina, O.S.; Melnikov, I.A.; Moore, S.E.; Reist, J.D.; Sirenko, B.I.; Stow, J.; Ugarte, F.; Vongraven, D.; Watkins, J. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-04)
    The Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan (CBMP-Marine Plan) is the first of the CBMP’s four pan-Arctic biodiversity monitoring plans. The overall goal of the CBMP-Marine Plan is to improve our ability to detect and ...
  • A Framework for Monitoring Arctic Marine Mammals 

    Simpkins, Michael; Kovacs, Kit M.; Laidre, Kristin; Lowry, Lloyd (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2009-04)
    The U.S. Marine Mammal Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service convened an international workshop in Valencia, Spain, 4-6 March 2007 to develop long-term, pan-arctic monitoring strategies for arctic marine mammals. ...
  • Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan: Background Paper 

    Vongraven, D. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2009-12)
    The background paper of the Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan, highlighting the process and key elements to develop.
  • 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.