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Environmental Risk Analysis of Arctic Activities

Project Period: Completed September 1998

Lead Country: United States

Brief: As part of the Environmental Risk Analysis of Arctic Activities, each country conducted a self-assessment of national Arctic activities having the potential for transboundary impacts on the environment and human safety, including a qualitative ranging of risk. In addition, each country evaluated the effectiveness of national, bilateral and multilateral instruments and agreements to prevent, prepare for and respond to each.