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Call for Papers for session “Arctic Ecosystem Services: Challenges and Opportunities“ for ICES Annual Science Conference, Riga, Latvia

We would like to make you aware of the call for papers for the joint AMAP, EU-PolarNet and ICES Session on “Arctic Ecosystem Services: Challenges and Opportunities“, which is Theme Session P of the ICES Annual Science Conference, taking place 19th - 23rd September 2016 in Riga, Latvia.

Based on the scientific presentations of this session, the AMAP/EU-PolarNet Stakeholder Workshop on “Research Needs on Arctic Ecosystems and Ecosystem Services“ will be held in the afternoon, with participants representing not only scientists and the research community but also various other stakeholders with interests associated with Arctic marine ecosystem services, including fisheries, shipping, and tourism.

A description of the AMAP/EU-PolarNet/ICES Session on Arctic Ecosystem Services: Challenges and Opportunities is available at:

The call for papers for this and the other sessions at the conference can be found at:

The submission deadline is 30th April 2016. For questions about the session and stakeholder workshop, please get in touch with Janet Pawlak,