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Ringed seals biology and oceanography

General

Project start
01.08.2017
Project end
30.09.2017
Type of project
Research
Project theme
Ocean & fiord systems
Project topic
Biology
Oceanography

Fieldwork / Study

Fieldwork country
Greenland (DK)
Fieldwork region
Greenland, Mid-West
Fieldwork location

Geolocation is 69.179225790038, -50.60302734375

Fieldwork start
01.08.2017
Fieldwork end
30.09.2017

Project details

24.09.2018
Science / project plan

Ringed seal telemetry, studying ringed seals behavior and using ringed seals to collect conductivity (salinity), temperature and depth data in Kangia (Jacobshavn Icefjord) near Ilulissat and in Sermilik near Tasiilaq

Publications related to project

Gladish CV,  Holland DMRosing-Asvid A, Behrens JWBoje J. 2015. Oceanic Boundary Conditions for Jakobshavn Glacier. Part I: Variability and Renewal of Ilulissat Icefjord Waters, 2001-14. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY Volume: 45, Issue 1, p. 3-32.

Mernild SHHolland DMHolland D, Rosing-Asvid A, Yde JCListon GESteffen K. 2015. Freshwater Flux and Spatiotemporal Simulated Runoff Variability into Ilulissat Icefjord, West Greenland, Linked to Salinity and Temperature Observations near Tidewater Glacier Margins Obtained Using Instrumented Ringed Seals JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY, Volume: 45. Issue: 5, p. 1426-1445.

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