The three books arising from the Arctic Biodiversity Assessment are now available for sale. Purchase at the Arctic Biodiversity Assessment online store.


The ABA full scientific report.

674 pages, full colour, $55 US.

The ABA synthesis report.

128-pages, full colour, $20 US.

The ABA policy report.

24-pages, full colour, $10 US.



  • Arctic Biodiversity Assessment: Status and trends in Arctic biodiversity- a comprehensive peer-reviewed scientific assessment report identifying status and trends in Arctic biodiversity. This report provides detailed scientific information informed by Traditional Ecological Knowledge and is geared towards researchers, scientists, students and managers who need in-depth information on Arctic biodiversity. 674-pages, full colour, $55 US. 
  • Arctic Biodiversity Assessment: Synthesis- A summary document of the main findings of the larger scientific assessment. It is designed for managers, practitioners, scientists, students and others working to understand and conserve Arctic biodiversity. 128-pages, full colour, 20 cm x 20 cm, $20 US.
  • Arctic Biodiversity Assessment: Report for policy makers- A brief summary of the report as relevant for a policy and decision-making audience in government, industry and scientific circles. The document provides nine key findings and 17 recommendations for policy. 24-pages, full colour, 20 cm x 20 cm, $10 US.


The Arctic Biodiversity Assessment:

  • creates a baseline for use in global and regional assessments of Arctic biodiversity which will inform and guide future Arctic Council work;
  • provides up-to-date knowledge gathered from scientific publications supplemented with insights from traditional knowledge holders;
  • identifies gaps in the data record;
  • describes key mechanisms driving change; and
  • presents science-based suggestions for action on addressing major pressures on Arctic biodiversity.


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For more information visit the Arctic Biodiversity Assessment website

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