Accelerating the pace of Arctic research

Collaboration fosters creativity. Through IARPC (Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee) Collaborations, scientists from Federal, State, academic, NGO, and industry organizations find talent, share their work, and team up to solve hard problems.

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Call for Abstracts and Travel Support for Boreal/Arctic Wildfire Remote Sensing Workshop
September 26, 2016

The Alaska Fire Science Consortium (AFSC) is organizing an international workshop to advance remote sensing tools and data for operational and scientific applications by high northern latitude fire ecology and management communities. Continue »

Panel Discussion: Scientific Priorities for a Changing Arctic
September 22, 2016

The public is invited on September 29 for a recap and discussion of the first-ever White House Arctic Science Ministerial even taking place on September 28. Continue »

Arctic Science Ministerial Side-Event on Arctic Science, Education, and Citizen Empowerment
September 22, 2016

Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. will be hosting a special side-event taco the 2016 Arctic Science Ministerial meeting at theARCUS office in Washington, D.C. on 27 September, 2016. Continue »

IARPC Hosts Listening Session on Implementation of the Arctic Research Plan 2017-2021
September 19, 2016

In order to gather ideas on the structure, leadership, and support for implementing the next Plan, IARPC hosted a listening session with Collaboration Team leaders as well as the Plan writing teams Continue »

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IARPC comprises agencies, departments, and offices across the Federal Government and is chaired by the National Science Foundation. More about who's involved »

IARPC also cooperates with the State of Alaska, indigenous organizations, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, the Arctic Council, and international partners.

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