What kind of information is needed by the captain of a vessel navigating polar waters? Our knowledge of what really matters at the end of the forecast chain is rather limited. In order to strengthen the dialogue between polar forecast providers and users, the Year of Polar Prediction (YOPP) together with partners APPLICATE and Blue-Action are launching the Polar Prediction Matters dialogue platform.
1 Sep 2017
Video clips and presentations from the 7th Symposium on the Impacts of an Ice-Diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations are now available.
The 3-day symposium considered three topics: Latest research on observed and predicted changes in the Arctic sea ice environment; present and future impact of these changes on Arctic operations; and emerging Arctic policy issues on national and international levels.
Video clips of each speaker as well as PowerPoint presentations are now freely available for viewing and download from the website https://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov/Ice2017/.
30 Aug 2017
Quebec City, December 11-15, 2017
28 Aug 2017