About the Arctic

New Arctic bulletin from WWF: The Circle

The Circle is a new magazine produced by the WWF International Arctic Programme, replacing the Arctic Bulletin. The goal is to inform decision-makers, scientists and the interested public about arctic environmental and development issues. (Sep 17, 2008)


Climate change hitting Arctic faster, harder

Climate change is having a greater and faster impact on the Arctic than previously thought, according to a new study by the WWF. (Apr 24, 2008)


Climate Witness

The WWF International Arctic Programme has been working with the community of Huslia, Alaska to record the experiences of climate change. (Apr 3, 2006)


Arctic Climate Impacts Assessment

According to the Arctic Climate Impacts Assessment (ACIA), the Arctic is now experiencing some of the most rapid and severe climate change on earth. (Mar 20, 2006)


From the press

International Polar Year 2007 - 2008

DAMOCLES is a european contribution to the International Polar Year 2007 - 2008.


DAMOCLES is financed by the European Union in the 6th Framework Programme.

Sep 19, 2011

Developing Arctic Modeling and Observing Capabilities for Long-term Environmental Studies