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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Why the Faroe Islands?

Around the world, organic soils store an incredibly large proportion of the terrestrial carbon pool. As the climate changes, these soils are releasing more carbon to the atmosphere, both directly as carbon dioxide, and indirectly, via water. Once the carbon is in surface waters, such as streams, rivers, reservoirs and lakes, it can decompose releasing […]

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Travelling around the Faroe Islands

I had a couple of streams and lakes I wanted to visit on the south end of Eysturoy. These are approximately 5 km away from Tórshavn, and driving there is possible, thanks to a bridge across the Atlantic, here called Sundini. However, the drive is quite spectacular. It’s 70 km and takes over an hour […]

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Use VA to zhoosh your TA

Many of the scientists already know about INTERACT Transnational Access (TA), and how it helps the research on current grand challenges in the arctic regions with significant global relevance and impact. In addition to TA, we also provide another modality of access called Virtual Access (VA), which enables free on-line access to datasets and metadata […]

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Season’s Greetings

It’s the final week before Christmas, and things are starting to slow down after a busy autumn. Most of the time in November was spent in handling the TA application and evaluation process, and updating the budget for the INTERACT TA supported field work in 2019. Moving further in the stages of the TA application […]

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