Guide to Arctic Policy and Assessments

Title (max 80 characters)Arctic Oil and Gas 2007 (AMAP)
Blurb (max 320 characters)The 2007 ‘Assessment of Oil and Gas Activities in the Arctic’ presents a holistic assessment of the environmental, social and economic, and human health impacts of current oil and gas activities in the Arctic.

It evaluates the likely course of development of Arctic oil and gas activities and their potential impacts in the near future.

The assessment updates information contained in the AMAP 1997/98 assessment reports, including several aspects not covered in the earlier assessments regarding impacts of oil and gas activities, aiming to offer a balanced and reliable document to decision mak- ers in support of sound future management of oil and gas activities in the Arctic. The assessment also includes recommendations to the Ministers for their consideration. 

Document type:Web page
Year Published:2007
Published by:AMAP


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