Canadian High Arctic / North Greenland
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LME 66: Canadian High Arctic / North Greeland

Bordering countries:

Greenland, Canada

LME total area:

600,000 km2
This LME falls in the cluster of LMEs that exhibit high percentages of rural coastal population, high numbers of collapsed and overexploited fish stocks, as well as high proportions of catch from bottom impacting gear.
Based on a combined measure of the Human Development Index and the averaged indicators for fish & fisheries and pollution & ecosystem health modules, the overall risk factor is low.
Pollution and Ecosystem Health