Tales from the Kajbasovo Station in Siberia, Russia (Part 2)

Research Station Kajbasovo is operated by the Tomsk State University, and it is located in the floodplain of the middle course of the River Ob with coordinates: N57°24’45,38″ E84°18’06,17″ The Station has 28,000 hectares as the main research area and about 0,18 hectares for Station infrastructure. Station serves as an infrastructure centre for a lot […]

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Tales from the Kajbasovo Station in Siberia, Russia (Part 1)

Hello everyone! We are environmental and social scientists of the Tomsk State University in Russia writing this blog post, and we are the main “users” of the Research Station Kajbasovo and carry out there a number of researches of wide scientific range. A group of researchers from the TSU Bio-Clim-Land Center conducts regular all-season observations […]

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Tales from the Western Arctic Research Centre (WARC) -Part 2

WARC staff are actively involved in research and monitoring programs throughout the Northwest Territories.  WARC has a strong GIS research program, supporting community driven hazard mapping and climate monitoring, in addition to supporting the development of mineral strategies in the Western Arctic.  The staff at WARC lead research projects related to wind, solar, and heat […]

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Tales from the Western Arctic Research Centre (WARC) -Part 1

Hello! Drin Gwiinzii! Uvlumi! Salut! My name is Erika Hille.  I am a PhD student at Queens University and the Special Projects’ Coordinator for the Western Arctic Research Center (WARC; one of the regional research centers of Aurora College) located in Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada.  I have been with WARC for 9 years.  My research […]

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Whirlwind and what comes after

The past spring has been a whirlwind, so much has happened and in so unpredictable and fast-paced way. In February, we announced the trans-national access decisions to stations in a regular manner, and had more than 60 projects of excellent science starting to plan their field work for the summer. In March, the situation had […]

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First week at Zackenberg

Our arrival to Greenland was quite spectacular: clear skies during the flight from Akureyri offered stunning views of glaciers and floating icebergs. After a quick refueling at Constable Point and another brief stop at Daneborg (the marine science station connected to Zackenberg Research Station), we arrived safe and sound at our home for the coming […]

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Meetings and greetings

The call for INTERACT Transnational Access is in good speed and we’ve already received so many inquiries regarding it, indicating a high number of good quality applications for the call! In relation to the call we’ll also go to several meetings to greet the scientists working in arctic research to tell about the possibilities related […]

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The 4th and final TA call is open!

Wow has the time been flying!!! Our 4th and final Transnational and Remote Access Call of our current EU-H2020 funding period is now open for access taking place in April-August 2020. The call is for research groups to apply Transnational Access to 42 research stations across the Arctic and northern alpine and forest areas in […]

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Cool stuff x 6

Here in Oulu at the TA Offices it’s more about working indoors at the office, but nevertheless the summer is all around us as well once stepping outside. It’s been a rather cold and rainy summer so far, but at least this makes everything very lush and green as you can see from the snapshots […]

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Arriving in the Faroe Islands

My first view of the Faroe Islands was from the small window on my sparsely populated plane. I could see islands, looking like giant rocks jutting out of the sea. There was quite a lot of snow on the higher peaks. Coming in to land at the airport on Vágar is quite an experience. The […]

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