The road to Abisko (part II)

The next leg of the journey from Gothenburg to Abisko spans 1040 miles and will take 2 days. Feeling refreshed after the relaxing ferry journey, we left Gothenburg at 9.30 am, and headed north-east towards Stockholm. The landscape was mainly agricultural, with large deep red farmhouses and barns dotted throughout. As we skirted by Stockholm […]

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Farewell from Abisko

It’s been a busy few weeks at the research station and I write this as I am travelling home to sunny Wales after a hard, but thoroughly enjoyable, field season in the Swedish Arctic. After finishing sampling the snow melt experiment I have also been collecting samples across a spatial gradient in the heathland to […]

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