Space Technologies and Arctic Policies Report

June 1, 2012

This report aims to provide a coherent perspective on how space-based technologies (communications, weather and climate, navigation, earth observation, surveillance and science) can support Arctic policies (safety, environment, sustainable economic development, sovereignty, and indigenous and social development) at the national, regional, and international levels.


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Polar View Antarctic Node launches new website and enhanced ice service for 2010 season

February 8, 2010

Polar View sea ice service in the Antarctic, coordinated by the British Antarctic Survey, has greatly improved the service for the 2009/2010 Antarctic season.

A combination of easier access through the new website and a significant increase in the number of images available means more real time sea ice information for users ranging from science vessels and tour ships to rescue missions.

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