Canadian High Arctic Research Station Herbarium (CHARS)

The Canadian High Arctic Research Station Herbarium (CHARS) focuses on collections from the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. It currently comprises of tracheophytes, bryophytes, and lichens.

Contacts: Erin Cox, (ORCID #: 0000-0001-6049-0281)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 5888d14f-ef7f-4094-9ec7-4b177813228b
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC BY (Attribution)
Rights Holder: Polar Knowledge Canada
Access Rights:
Polar Knowledge Canada Herbarium
1 Uvajuq Road
P.O. Box 2150
Cambridge Bay, NU   X0B 0C0
Collection Statistics
  • 114 specimen records
  • 114 (100%) georeferenced
  • 105 (92%) identified to species
  • 40 families
  • 73 genera
  • 98 species
  • 105 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics