Results & Products

The BSSN Density Model (BDM)

The BSSN team is pleased to release its model for streamlined processing of large volumes of spatial data into density maps. Learn More >

BSSN II Project Results
Currently maps for 2009 – 2010 have been approved for release by the communities of Gambell, Kanchalan, and Togiak and these maps will shortly be hosted at NSIDC by ELOKA. Until then maps may be requested directly from the Aleut International Association. Please email your request to for access. Current project full databases will be made available after the BSSN II project phase concludes.

BSSN I Pilot Phase Results
In 2008 and 2009, approximately 300 hunters and fishermen participated in a pilot project of harvest surveys covering species caught, species health, and intended use; changing climate and environmental conditions; location and travel information; and a review of harvest conditions. BSSN data is hosted on the servers of the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) by the Exchange for Local Observations and Knowledge of the Arctic (ELOKA) project. Read the Pilot Phase Final Report Online.

Full Pilot Phase Databases