Explore polar data

Explore polar data – from long-term environmental, biological, geological and meteorological datasets, to specimens, maps, and photographs. As well as Arctic and Antarctic data produced from BAS science programmes, this section includes data from UK-funded polar research deposited with the UK Polar Data Centre.

Data systems

Explore data access systems managed by the UK Polar Data Centre and Mapping and GIS team


If you're working in Antarctica or just visiting, it's more than likely you will need maps