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EPPR updates

As millions of acres burn in the Arctic, creating a common language around wildfire management is key

Record-setting wildfire seasons are becoming a new normal in the Arctic. While uncontrolled wildfires are devastating, could fire also be a tool for biodiversity and miti...
07 Sep 2020

Using data to improve oil spill response in the Arctic

The Arctic is undergoing rapid environmental and social changes. As human activity increases in the region, so does the risk of oil spills.
25 Aug 2020
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11 Nov-12 Nov 2020
SAO Executive Meeting Online / Reykjavik
17 Nov-19 Nov 2020
SAO Plenary Meeting Online / Reykjavik


09 Mar 2021
SAO Executive Meeting Akureyri, Iceland
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  • EPPR Secretariat had the pleasure to meet the new Norwegian SAO Hilde Svartdal Lunde today and brief her on the work of the EPPR and on the latest projects. We warmly welcome Ms. Lunde to our Arctic family and look forward to the cooperation. twitter.com/ArcticCouncil/… September 15 2:53 pm