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Arctic Research and Policy Act of 1984
http://www.nsf.gov/od/opp/arctic/iarpc/arc_res_pol_act.jsp
Text of the Arctic Research and Policy Act of 1984.

National Security Presidential Directive 66/Homeland Security Presidential Directive 25
http://www.fas.org/irp/offdocs/nspd/nspd-66.htm
The full text of directive NSPD-66/HSPD-25, which establishes the policy of the United States with respect to the Arctic region and directs related implementation actions.

Report on the Goals and Objectives for Arctic Research 2013–2014 for the US Arctic Research Program Plan
publications/2013-14_usarc_goals.pdf
Full content of the Report on the Goals and Objectives for Arctic Research 2013–2014 for the US Arctic Research Program Plan. Goals and objectives are categorized under environmental change, human health, civil infrastructure, natural resources, indigenous languages, and communication and coordination.

US Navy Arctic Roadmap
http://www.navy.mil/navydata/documents/USN_artic_roadmap.pdf
Full content of the 2009 Navy Arctic Roadmap. Topics addressed include strategic considerations, roadmap overview, strategy and policy, environmental assessment and roadmap execution, among others.

United States Arctic Science Policy
publications/us_arctic_science_policy.pdf
Full original content of the 1983 United States Arctic Science Policy. The document addresses Arctic issues and their importance, natural resources, environmental protection, climate change, defense, and human life and occupancy, among others.

US Arctic Research Policy
publications/24-3_moran.pdf
Special issue on changes in the Arctic Ocean for the 2007-2009 International Polar Year. US Arctic Policy and the accelerated loss of Arctic sea ice are addressed.

US Navy Arctic Roadmap
http://www.navy.mil/navydata/documents/USN_artic_roadmap.pdf
The  2009 Roadmap presents a chronological list of Navy action items, strategic objectives, and desired outcomes and effects regarding the Arctic for the fiscal years 2010-2014.