• The Science behind Canada’s Arctic Continental Shelf – Canadian scientists are studying the Canadian continental shelf in the Arctic as part of the Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) Program, a large research initiative set up to identify characteristics of the shelf under the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans.

  • Global TV International Polar Year Vignettes – The following series of 8 one–minute vignettes were developed by Global TV in Calgary to help raise awareness of International Polar Year science and research. The series covers topics from research on severe Arctic weather and ocean currents to the health of Inuit and involvement of Northerners in IPY research projects.


Arctic Council Declarations

Please visit the Arctic Council website.

Arctic Region Maps