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Aerial survey of marine mammals in the North East Water polynya

General

Project start
27.03.2017
Project end
09.04.2017
Type of project
Research
Project theme
Marine ecosystems
Project topic
Biology
Marine mammals

Fieldwork / Study

Fieldwork country
Greenland (DK)
Fieldwork region
Greenland, North-East
Fieldwork location

Geolocation is 81.250576840727, -10.219848677516

Fieldwork start
27.03.2017
Fieldwork end
09.04.2017

Project details

24.09.2018
Science / project plan

Aerial survey of a never-before surveyed winter aggregation of bowhead whales, walrus and narwhals in the North East Water polynya. Survey will be carried out using a Twin Otter aircraft with a double-observer configuration. Base will be at Station Nord.

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