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Shipping

Under this section, a selection of maps representing the main features of “Arctic Shipping” is presented. Maps can be combined among them or with maps presented under other sections (as for instance Arctic Summer Sea Ice extent and “Arctic Definitions”).

For any further information, or for requiring maps with different data-set combinations, please contact info at arcticportal.org.

Map: Search and Rescue in the Arctic with legend

The Agreement on Cooperation on Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue in the Arctic is an international treaty concluded among the member states of the Arctic Council.

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Last updated: May 2022

Map: Search and Rescue Delimitation - Europe

This map shows Search and Rescue Delimitation centered on Europe.

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Last updated: April 2022

Map: Search and Rescue Delimitation - North America

This map shows Search and Rescue Delimitation centered on North America.

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Last updated: April 2022

Arctic Sea Routes, Northeast Passages and EEZs

This map shows the main Arctic Sea Routes, Northeast Passage and Exclusive Economic Zones.

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Last updated: March 2022

Arctic Portal Map - Arctic Sea Routes and EEZs

This map shows the main Arctic Sea Routes and Exclusive Economic Zones.

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Last updated: March 2022

Arctic Portal Map - Arctic Sea Routes, Ice Conditions, EEZs, IMO Delimitations

This map shows the main Arctic Sea Routes, Sea Ice Conditions (summer and winter ice 2014/5; median line 1981-2010), Exclusive Economic Zones limits and the area covered by the IMO Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters, known as Polar Code (IMO Delimitations).

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Last updated: April 2016

Arctic Portal Map - Arctic Sea Routes, Ice Conditions, EEZs

This map shows the main Arctic Sea Routes, Sea Ic Conditions (summer 2014, winter 2015 and median line 1981-2010) and Exclusive Economic Zones.

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Last updated: April 2016

Arctic Portal Map - Future Central Arctic Route and Sea Ice Conditions

This map shows the Future Central Arctic Route and Sea Ice Conditions (summer and winter ice 2014/5; median line 1981-2010).

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Last updated: April 2016

Arctic Portal Map - Northern Sea Route, Northwest Route

This map shows the Northwest Passage (Northwest Route) and Sea Ice conditions (summer and winter ice 2014/5; median line 1981-2010).

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Last updated: April 2016