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    • The Alaska Yukon Region of the Circumboreal Vegetation map (CBVM). 

      Jorgensen, T.; Meidlinger, D. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF)., 2015)
      "The circumboreal vegetation mapping (CBVM) project is an international collaboration among vegetation scientists to create a new vegetation map of the boreal region at a 1:7.5 million scale with a common legend and mapping ...
    • Arctic Invasive Alien Species: Strategy and Action Plan 2017 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF); Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna and Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment, 2017-05-11)
      Globally, invasive alien species are among the most significant drivers of biodiversity loss (McNeely et al. 2001, Bellard et al. 2016) and, in some ecosystems, they are clearly the primary contributors to species endangerment ...
    • The Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI). Protecting Arctic lifestyles and people through migratory bird conservation 

      Appiott, J.; Aubry, Y.; Baldursson, T.; Barry, T.; Beng, H.C.; Black, A.; Yi, C.Y.; Crockford, N.; Donaldson, G.; Gilbert, G.; Gremillet, D.; Hagemeijer, W.; Janishevski, L.; Johnston, V.; Kaufman, I.; Lanctot, R.; Loonen, M.; Marissink, S.; Millington, S.; Moss-Davies, P.; Smith, P.; Smith, R.; Syroechkovskiy, E.; Thaulow, I. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2014-05)
      This report documents the results and next steps of the first Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI) expert workshop that took place in Montreal, Canada on February 9th 2014. The AMBI is a CAFF project that seeks to ...
    • Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI): Revised Workplan 2015-2019. CAFF Strategies Series No. 6 

      Syroechkovskiy, E.; Provencher; Johnston, J. V.; Crockford, N.; Lanctot, R. B.; Millington, S.; Clay, R.; Donaldson, G.; Ekker, M.; Gilchrist, G.; Black, A.; Crawford, R.; Price, C.; Barry, T. (CAFF, 2018)
      The East Asian-Australasian Flyway (EAAF) is a migratory corridor that stretches from the Russian Far East and Alaska, southwards through East Asia and Southeast Asia, to Australia and New Zealand, encompassing 22 countries ...
    • The Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative. Workplan 2015-2019. 

      Johnston, V.; Syroechkovskiy, E.; Crockford, N.; Lanctot, R.B.; Millington, S.; Clay, R.; Donaldson, G.; Ekker, M.; Gilchrist, G.; Black, A.; Crawford, R. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2015-03)
      The Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI), administered by the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) working group, is a priority project of the Canadian Chairmanship of the Arctic Council. AMBI is designed to ...
    • Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative: 북극 철새 이니셔티브 동아시아 - 대양주 (Korean version) 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (CAFF International Secretariat, 2015)
      A one page description of the priority species, actions and activities of the Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI): East Asian-Australasian Flyway. (in Korean)
    • Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure (ASDI): Project Plan 

      Palmér, Owe; Skedsmo, Martin; Guðmundsson, Magnus; Finnbogadóttir, Eyðís; Barry, Tom; Ursin, Heli; Thaulow, Inge; Obinyakov, Vladimir; Nebert, Douglas; O'Brien, Douglas; Weiss Hartmann, Jens Petter (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-05)
      A project plan that outlines the vision, background, purpose and framework for an internationally agreed upon Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure (ASDI) that will provide for access to spatially related reliable information ...
    • Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure: Concept paper. 

      Skedsmo, Martin; Palmér, Owe; Sørensen, Eskild L.; Ursinn, Heli (CAFF International Secretariat, 2011-01)
      As a result many of the existing datasets are distributed throughout many organisations. They are often not integrated or coordinated and it is difficult to find an environment in which these diverse datasets can be combined ...
    • CAFF Workshop on Conservation of Migratory Arctic Birds, Songli, Norway, 10-11 September 2000 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (CAFF International Secretariat, Akureyri, Iceland, 2000)
      The theme of the Workshop was ‘Conservation of Migratory Arctic Birds’. The goal of the workshop was to facilitate improved co-ordination and collaboration among Arctic countries sharing migratory bird species and/or ...
    • Circumboreal Vegetation Map (CBVM): Mapping the Green Halo Concept Paper 

      Talbot, Stephen S.; Meades, William J. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-10)
      The CBVM is a subgroup of vegetation scientists within the CAFF Flora Group and the International Association for Vegetation Science (IAVS) devoted to mapping the vegetation of the boreal region. Currently, vegetation maps ...
    • 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.
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • ECORA: An Integrated Ecosystems Management Approach to Conserve Biodiversity and Minimise Habitat Fragmentation in Three Selected Model Areas in the Russian Arctic 

      Kurvits, Tiina; Kuznetsov, Evgeny; Larsen, Thor S. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2009-04)
      The ECORA project aimed to secure the integrity of some of the world’s last remaining pristine areas and support the livelihoods of indigenous and local peoples. The development objective of the project was the conservation ...
    • ECORA: Lessons learned 

      Larsen, Thor S.; Kurvits, Tiina; Kuznetsov, Evgeny (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-05)
      The project aimed to secure the integrity of some of the world’s last remaining pristine areas and support the livelihoods of indigenous and local peoples. The development objective of the project was the conservation and ...
    • 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).
    • International Arctic Vegetation Database (IAVD): A Foundation for Pan-Arctic biodiversity Studies Concept Paper 

      Walker, D.A.; Raynolds, M.K. (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-12)
      An International Arctic Vegetation Database (IAVD), an essential first step in developing a pan-Arctic ecological information system for use in research, nature conservation, education and policy making. This would be the ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • Lessons Learned from ECORA 

      Larsen, Thor S.; Kurvits, Tiina; Kuznetsov, Evgeny (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-05)
      The project aimed to secure the integrity of some of the world’s last remaining pristine areas and support the livelihoods of indigenous and local peoples. The development objective of the project was the conservation and ...