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Marin Basis Zackenberg 2021

General

Organisation
Program / partnership
Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring (GEM)
Project start
01.01.2021
Project end
31.12.2021
Type of project
Monitoring
Project theme
Marine ecosystems
Project topic
Biology
Climate research
Oceanography
Sea ice

Fieldwork / Study

Fieldwork country
Greenland
Fieldwork region
Greenland, Mid-East
Fieldwork location

Geolocation is 74.34411806749, -20.332919523138

Fieldwork start
27.07.2021
Fieldwork end
18.08.2021

Project details

27.11.2020
Science / project plan

Marin Basis Monitoring Program is a part of the GEM program, and take place in Young Sund every year in late July until middle of August. The program follows the levels and changes in

  • Sea ice
    • Ice cover and thickness
  • Water column
    • Temperature, salt, pressure on transects and continuous measurements
    • Sedimentation
    • Nutrients, DIC/TA and plankton composition
    • Light, Fluoresence and Chlorophyl
  • Sediment
    • Benthic fauna
    • Laminaria saccharina
  • Walrus – registration
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