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.

Photo by Bill Schmoker (PolarTREC 2010), Courtesy of ARCUS

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IARPC Featured in Witness the Arctic
March 3, 2015

IARPC's recent accomplishments, including our new website, webinars, and team leaders workshop were highlighted in ARCUS' quarterly publication Witness the Arctic . Continue »

IARPC Collaborations to Host Public Webinar on NASA's Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE)
February 27, 2015

IARPC invites you to join us for a public webinar about the objectives, activities, and timeline for ABoVE, the next major field campaign funded by NASA's Terrestrial Ecology Program. Continue »

SEARCH Seeks Nominations for Science Steering Committee
February 24, 2015

SEARCH seeks nominations of candidates that are broad and cross-disciplinary thinkers, are good communicators and consensus-builders, and have a strong commitment to the SEARCH vision. Continue »

IARPC Researchers Talk Arctic Science on National Public Radio
February 23, 2015

Dr. Cheryl Rosa and Dr. Martin Jeffries were both featured on NPR radio programs last week to describe the cutting edge research currently taking place in the Arctic. Continue »

Government agencies working together

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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Join scientists from Federal, State, academic, NGO, and industry organizations working to accelerate the progress of Arctic research.

Membership in IARPC Collaborations is subject to approval and adherence to the codes of conduct.


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