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Herschel Island - the team

25.07

Quvianaqtusi qaigapsi, Wilkommen, Welkom, Bienvenue, Välkommen, Bem vinda, Welcome to the 2018 Nunataryuk field campaign blog of the Qikiqtaruk (Herschel Island) and the Yukon Coast Expedition! We are excited to share with you...

Longyearbyen centre

25.07

Information and consultation meetings with local communities from the early stages of the project ensures stakeholder involvement, which is an important element of the NUNATARYUK research design. Researchers from the three Work Packages...

Populations Change in the Arctic Settlements in 2000 - 2017

28.05

Ilulissat is situated in the Disko Bay area at the mouth of the Ilulissat Icefjord. The Icefjord was included as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2004. The population of Ilulissat was 4 555 as of 2017 (Greenland Statistics), and since 2001 the city has...

Nunataryuk Workshop in Vienna

05.04

Around 40 Nunataryuk participants are gathered in Vienna to discuss the upcoming work in the project. The Spring workshop will last two days, 5-6 April, and specifically concentrates on the next EU deliverables...

23.02

WP4 co-coordinator Dr. Paul Overduin from the Alfred Wegener Institute is one of the co-authors of a new study that identifies microorganisms that decompose methane within...

Mercury reservoir

13.02

WP1 coordinator Dr. Gustaf Hugelius from Stockholm University is one of the co-authors of the new study, which has discovered massive reserves of Mercury hidden in permafrost.

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