Wikipedia:WikiProject Arctic

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Topographical map of Arctic region
Ice ridges in the Beaufort Sea off the northern coast of Alaska
—Welcome to WikiProject Arctic—


Quality articles[edit]


List the WP:FAs first, followed by WP:GAs.

WP:DYKs and hooks[edit]

Note next to the article its date of appearance at T:DYK, with either a Diff to that appearance or a link to the relevant archive at WP:Recent additions.

  1. Ziegler Polar Expedition - July 15, 2008 - Wikipedia:Recent additions 222 - Portal DYK 30
  2. Arctic Environmental Protection Strategy - September 28, 2008 - Wikipedia:Recent additions 231 -Portal DYK 29
  3. Henry Parkyns Hoppner - October 9, 2008 - Wikipedia:Recent additions 232

Featured pictures[edit]

Category tree[edit]

Polar Bear 2004-11-15.jpg
Click on "►" below to display subcategories:
Click on "►" below to display subcategories:


Active members[edit]

To join WikiProject Arctic, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of members. Members should also place member identification on their user page.

  1. DurovaCharge! 00:44, 17 August 2008 (UTC)
  2. Carcharoth (talk) 00:51, 17 August 2008 (UTC)
  3. CambridgeBayWeather Have a gorilla 03:31, 17 August 2008 (UTC)
  4. SriMesh | talk 04:46, 18 August 2008 (UTC)
  5. Clevelander96 (talk) 11:43, 10 October 2008 (UTC)
  6. Ratzer | talk 21:02, 14 October 2008 (UTC)
  7. BaShildy | talk 22:24, 18 November 2008 (UTC)
  8. Jack1956 09:59, 23 December 2008
  9. Andrewjlockley (talk) 14:13, 25 February 2009 (UTC)
  10. Polargeo (talk) 16:35, 15 May 2009 (UTC)
  11. Av9 (talk) 20:15, 1 June 2009 (UTC)
  12. Belugaboy535136 contribs 21:54, 1 February 2010 (UTC)
  13. Arsenikk (talk) 11:50, 6 April 2010 (UTC)
  14. Angelikfire (talk) 17:34, 27 December 2010 (UTC)
  15. 08OceanBeachS.D. 01:44, 14 August 2011 (UTC)
  16. Tezamen Tezamen (talk) 05:53, 19 December 2014 (UTC)
  17. Avismother | talk 01:35, 1 March 2017 (UTC)
  18. Astrophobe (talk · contribs) 04:25:14, 13 October 2019 (UTC) 

Former members[edit]

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. Buaidh (talk · contribs) 15:11:42, 30 July 2019 (UTC) – WikiProject templates and categories.

Member identification[edit]

Members of WikiProject Arctic should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Arctic members.

Wikitext userbox where used
[[Category:WikiProject Arctic members]] none linked pages
{{Template:User Arctic Project}}
Polar Bear 2004-11-15.jpgThis user is a member of
WikiProject Arctic.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Arctic}}
Arctic (orthographic projection).svgThis user is a member of
WikiProject Arctic.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Arctic|invite}} linked pages

For other Arctic user templates, see Category:Arctic user templates.

To do[edit]

edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Arctic:

  1.  Done Create {{WikiProject Arctic}} - use Template:WPBannerMeta to construct the template.
  2. Not done Start tagging the talkpages of relevant articles with {{WikiProject Arctic}} and assess quality. -
    Ongoing. - Very important that this is addressed and articles get tagged/assessed.
  3.  Done Create WP:WikiProject Arctic/Assessment.
  4.  Done Create {{Arctic-stub}} and tag the article-space of related stubs. See Category:Arctic stubs.
  5. Not done Recruit users to the project, listing them at Wikipedia:WikiProject Arctic#Participants.
    Ongoing. - Make sure this is posted at community locations such as Wikipedia:Community portal, Wikipedia:Village pump, etc.
    Created Outreach page and Invitation template
    Created Newest Article page
  6.  Done Create {{User Arctic Project}} - userbox which would output to Category:WikiProject Arctic members.
  7.  Done Create Portal:Arctic and consider design and content.


Invite new users to participate in WikiProject Arctic:

New articles[edit]

Article alerts[edit]

Peer reviews


Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

External watchlist[edit]