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Marin Basis Zackenberg

General

Organisation
Project start
25.07.2017
Project end
23.08.2017
Type of project
Monitoring
Project theme
Marine ecosystems
Project topic
Biology
Climate research
Oceanography
Sea ice

Fieldwork / Study

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

Geolocation is 74.293629006258, -20.242309570312

Fieldwork start
25.07.2017
Fieldwork end
23.08.2017

Project details

24.09.2018
Science / project plan

Marin Basis Monitoring Program is a part of the GEM program, and take place in Young Sund every year in late July until middle of August. The program follows the levels and changes in

  • Sea ice
    • Ice cover and thickness
  • Water column
    • Temperature, salt, pressure on transects and continuous measurements
    • Sedimentation
    • Nutrients, DIC/TA and plankton composition
    • Light, Fluoresence and Chlorophyl
  • Sediment
    • Flux experiment
    • Oxygen profiles
    • Sulphate reduction
    • Benthic fauna
    • Laminaria saccharina
  • Walrus – registration

PI: Mikael Sejr

Field Site: Daneborg and Young Sound

Fieldwork summary/photo blog: Link to project summary report

 

 

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