The Kingdom of Denmark
The Russian Federation
The United States
Aleut International Association
Arctic Athabaskan Council
Gwich'in Council International
Inuit Circumpolar Council
Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North
Arctic Contaminants Action Program
Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme
Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna
Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response
Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment
Sustainable Development Working Group
About the Arctic Council
Task forces and expert groups
Arctic Council Secretariat
Indigenous Peoples' Secretariat
Norway's Chairship, 2023-2025
How we work
Agreements and cooperation
Data and knowledge
Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP)
Kola Waste Project
Understanding climate change impacts on Arctic ecosystems and associated climate feedbacks
Prevention, Preparedness and Response for small communities
Regional Action Plan on Marine Litter: Implementation
Underwater noise in the Arctic
Marine Biodiversity Monitoring
Arctic Marine Microplastics and Litter
Blue Bioeconomy in the Arctic Region
Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response (MOSPA)
Tools and data
Explore Arctic Council projects with associated databases, maps, case studies or guidelines.
Arctic Black Carbon Case Studies Platform
Showing how existing technologies successfully, sustainably, and affordably reduce black carbon emissions.
Arctic Ship Traffic Data (ASTD)
Collecting and distributing accurate, reliable, and up-to-date information on shipping activities in the Arctic.
Arctic Biodiversity Data Service
The ABDS is an online tool to house, collect, display and search for Arctic biodiversity related data, maps and graphics for decision making.
Arctic Marine Risk Assessment
A common approach to marine risk assessment in the Arctic region.
Circumpolar Oil Spill Response Viability Analysis (COSRVA)
Investigating the potential of different oil spill response systems for the Arctic marine environment.
Meaningful Engagement of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in Marine Activities
Compiling and analyzing existing documents and summarizing their main aspects, principles, and processes for engagement of Indigenous Peoples and local communities.