Polar Research Operations Board (PROB) prioritisation framework

Prioritisation framework used by the NERC Polar Research and Operations Board (PROB), and BAS operations teams when planning polar operations.



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This sets out an approach to how the use of polar infrastructure should be prioritised.

This is intended as a framework to inform discussions and prioritisation by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) PROB and British Antarctic Survey (BAS) operations teams, rather than a definitive decision making process, noting the many practical considerations needed in planning polar operations.

This prioritisation framework will be reviewed regularly by PROB to ensure it remains fit for purpose.

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