Altogether 52 research stations located in the Definitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas having a high latitude, long winters, short, cool summers,... More and northern forest and alpine areas offer Transnational Access in INTERACT in three different modalities of access (physical Transnational Access, Remote Access and Virtual Access). You can find a listing of these stations and the modality of access they offer from the table below. You can utilize our Infrastructure Matrix and Access Modality Selection Tool in identifying the most suitable stations and form of access for your research.
Information about the availability of the stations during the winter and summer and other practical information can be found from the INTERACT Field Sites or by contacting the relevant station managers.
The following stations are NOT available in the TA/RA Call for s/s 2022 and a/w 2022-23: BARC, ISTOMINO, NESS, SUDURNES, QAANAAQ.
As an exception, the access to Station Samoylov in the Russian Federation is available only for s/s 2023. Applicants to Station Samoylov, please contact anne.morgenstern(at)awi.de for details about the station’s availability dates.