Final report – Sweden 2019

CRYPTOSOIL project came to the end. At least the most exciting and awaited part – fieldwork. We reached our home destinations. It was a hard drive across Sweden. Ca. 2 000 km from the Nikkaluokta to the ferry (Ystad-Świnoujscie) and 600 km back to Kraków. Let’s take a look on some numbers: Amount of days: […]

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Final report – Svalbard 2017

SUCCESS LEVEL: > 100 % NUMBER OF COLLECTED SAMPLES: > 450 NUMBER OF INVESTIGATED PLOTS: 175 NUMBER OF INJURIES: 0 NUMBER OF ENCOUNTERED POLAR BEARS: 0 ENCOUNTERED PROBLEMS: Weather! 😦 ENCOUNTERED REAL PROBLEMS: 0 SATISFACTION LEVEL: HIGH! 🙂 Looking for cryptogam species. I’m back to reality and civilisation now. It’s hard to forget emptiness of […]

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Second week of fieldwork – Svalbard 2017

After we had finished the collection of data on the Brøggerbreen moraines, we started fieldwork on foreland of Lovénbreen. Fortunately, weather got better and we were having a few pretty sunny days. We decided to start fieldwork on moraine of Austre Lovénbreen. Because of quite far location of above-mentioned moraine from Ny-Ålesund and lacks of roads, […]

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