ArcticNet research in pictures

ARCTICNET is a Network of Centres of Excellence of Canada that brings together scientists and managers in the natural, human health and social sciences with their partners from Inuit organizations, northern communities, federal and provincial agencies and the private sector. The objective of ArcticNet is to study the impacts of climate change and modernization in the coastal Canadian Arctic. Over 150 ArcticNet researchers and 1000 graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, research associates, technicians and other specialists from 34 Canadian universities, and 20 federal and provincial agencies and departments collaborate with more than 150 partner organizations in 14 countries.

2016 Scientific Meeting

ArcticNet and its partners are pleased to welcome the Arctic research community to Winnipeg for the 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting from 5 to 9 December 2016 at the RBC Convention Centre.



UTSUK: A Story of Fat

UTSUK (Labrador Inuttitut word for 'fat') is a documentary film about the intersection of environment, food, traditional ways and the health of Indigenous peoples.



New Projects (2015-2018)

ArcticNet’s research program is focused on five main themes: Marine Systems, Terrestrial Systems, Inuit Health, Education and Adaptation, Northern Policy and Development and Knowledge Transfer.



IRIS 1 Published

We are pleased to announce the publication of our regional impact study for IRIS 1: From Science to Policy in the Western and Central Canadian Arctic.



Recently added

U. of Washington - Assistant Professor Opportunity

Nain in Focus Workshop


2016 Polar Medal Awarded: His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, the Governor General of Canada, awarded Dr. Warwick Vincent the 2016 Polar Medal Wednesday October 5. Link


Schools on Board: High school students from across Canada are participating in Schools on Board, an outreach program of ArcticNet. Follow their 2016 Expedition

Quick Links

CCGS AmundsenSchools on BoardPolar Data

ArcticNet Student AssociationPhoto Gallery

Inuit Research AdvisorsArctic Inspiration Prize