Report from Community Based Monitoring Workshop in Fairbanks, Alaska


An INTAROS Workshop was held at the International Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks during the Arctic Council Week of the Arctic in May 2017. More than 70 participants from communities throughout the Arctic, researchers, and tribal and government agencies met to exchange information on community-based monitoring as relevant to tracking change and managing resources.


The Proceedings of the workshop are now available, here.




More information about the week and its results can be found at the Week of the Arctic homepage.


Highlights from an INTAROS workshop on community-based observing and from panel discussions with INTAROS participation  in the week can be seen in the videos at the links below:

  1. INTAROS Community-Based Monitoring Experience Exchange Workshop during the International Arctic Assembly, 10 May 2017 in Fairbanks, Alaska. 
  2. Knowledge Co-Production and Co-Management Panel Discussion during the International Arctic Assembly, 9 May 2017 in Fairbanks, Alaska. (from 1:08:00 – and after the break, from 2.38).


17 November 2017