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Fram Strait Observatory

(Annual oceanographic sampling)

General

Department
Project start
15.08.2009
Project end
15.09.2020
Type of project
Research
Project theme
Ocean & fiord systems
Project topic
Atmosphere - ocean coupling
Biogeochemistry
Glacier - ocean coupling
Oceanography
Sea ice

Fieldwork / Study

Fieldwork country
Greenland (DK)
Fieldwork region
Fram Strait
Fieldwork location

Geolocation is 78.988186683488, -4.74609375

Fieldwork start
15.08.2019
Fieldwork end
15.09.2019

Project details

14.11.2018
Science / project plan

The program is run by the Norwegian Polar Institute.  Involves annual sampling every summer across the Fram Strait. Focus on sea ice and oceanogrpahy (physcial and chemcial). Denmark (DTU Aqua) has participated in the project since 2009.

Can include sampling in local NE Greenland fjord systems (Skærfjorden, Dijmpha Sound, Nioghalvfjerdsfjorden). 

More information on the program

http://www.npolar.no/en/projects/fram-strait-arctic-outflow-observatory....

 

 

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