Earth Observations

Organized by the Group on Earth Observations 14. July 2016

The Group on Earth Observations will organize a plenary session on the status of earth observations in the polar regions at the 2016 Arctic Circle Assembly consisting of a mix of scientific experts on the various earth systems -- atmosphere, climate, oceans, sea ice, hydrology, glaciology and biology.

A mix of scientists representing international organizations as well as country-level experts on the various earth systems will address environmental change and human activity in the Arctic, as well as the future capabilities needed to ensure that accessible, timely and reliable data and information is available for informed decision-making.


Sea Ice

Photo by NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.