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January 11, 2020

In March 2019, NORDECO and NERSC under the the INTAROS project and the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO) facilitated that representatives of cruise operators, citizen science programs, local government and scientists in the Arctic came together i...

December 1, 2019

"Is is that easy...?" Participants in the UArctic course on collaborative management and community-based monitoring in the Arctic were surprised how easy it is to access information from Greenlandic fishermen and hunters on the status of living resources and their prop...

October 7, 2019

Central players in citizen science in Denmark gathered at University of Southern Denmark in Odense  on 7 October to exchange experiences and enhance cooperation.

One of the keynote speakers was Assoc. Prof. Caren Cooper from North Carolina State University, talking abou...

April 9, 2019

When: Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm (ET) 

Where: Akasofu Building Room 501, University of Alaska Fairbanks Campus (2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775) or online via live webinar. Registration at https://www.arcus.org 

This...

November 2, 2018

The PISUNA Natural Resources Council in Attu, West Greenland, has won the Nordic Council Environment Prize 2018 on DKK 350,000. The Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg, presented the prize to Per Ole Frederiksen, PISUNA Natural Council Attu, Paviaraq Jakobsen, Qeqer...

September 11, 2018

Fishermen in the Attu area on the west coast of Greenland are acting as observers, providing input into research (citizen science and local indigenous knowledge) and suggesting measures to protect nature. The Natural Resource Council is an important example of people a...

April 23, 2018

With the inclusion of equity concerns in Aichi Target 11 of the Convention on Biological Diversity, ”equitable management” has become an important objective for the world’s protected areas. The way equity is defined and operationalized influences whether this strategic...

October 1, 2017

The consequences of species redistribution will impact societies world-wide that depend on healthy ecosystems. How best can science support the management of these major climate change impacts on societies?

In a review in Biological Reviews, scientists argue that with t...

August 23, 2017

Improving the dynamic relationship between nature and human well-being is a pressing issue of our time. Landscapes embody this tight interconnectedness and serve as unique sustainability learning hubs, showcased by the global rise of place-based and holistic landscape...

June 23, 2017

Who are the winners and losers when the flora and fauna change distribution as a result of climatic changes? The newspaper Jyllandsposten asked Finn Danielsen of NORDECO about this. This led to a full-page article in the newspaper.

Read the full article (in Da...

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