CPS will work with proposing researchers to complete the necessary environmental review and documentation required under the National Environment & Policy Act (NEPA) and other applicable federal environmental regulations. Please visit the following links to learn more about the NSF environmental review process for Arctic research and your responsibilities to comply as a funded researcher:
- NSF letter explaining their environmental review process for Arctic research
- Interaction plans/guidelines for work in areas with endangered species and marine mammals:
- For researchers working at Toolik Field Station, see the permit page at the Toolik website (http://toolik.alaska.edu/user_guide/permits.php) for more information.
For more information, please contact CPS environmental compliance staff.