Below you can find a listing of the projects selected for TA and/or RA in INTERACT, together with short project descriptions (click the links from the project title). The projects from 2018 field season and their descriptions are currently under construction, and are being added on this page in autumn 2018.

 

Project AcronymStation(s) Project TitleField season
*EMPTY*SVARTBERGETMicroscale impacts of groundwater/hyporheic upwelling on stream temperature under varying discharges2017
ACESCAIRNGORMS, HYYTIÄLÄDeveloping a Qualitative Methodology for Assessment of Cultural Ecosystem Services2018
ALBICESERAlbedo observations on mountain glacier ice in Greenland2017
ALDYROANSAlien species dynamics along mountain roads2017
ALDYROANSAlien species dynamics along mountain roads and trails2018
AMIMAVRSAtmospheric Mercury Isotope Monitoring in the Arctic2018
AmpAr-AGESVANHOVD, KILPISAmpAr-AGE_descriptionAmphibians in the Arctic –ageing and growth on the edge2017
ANSOCSOD-PALLASArctic Night Skies as an Orientation Cue—Quantifying the Effects of Light Pollution on Lunar and Stellar Orientation 2017
AOM-PeatSVARTBERGETAnaerobic Oxidation of Methane: Potentials, Estimation and Transition2017
ArcticBuzzANSUnderstanding the dynamics of plant-pollinator responses to climate change2019
ArcticFanZACComparison of geomorphology and dynamics of alluvial and colluvial fans and cones in the Arctic based on examples from Greenland, Svalbard and Iceland2017
ArcticFanARCSTComparison of geomorphology and dynamics of alluvial and colluvial fans and cones in the Arctic based on examples from Greenland, Svalbard and Iceland2018
ARCTICFIREWARCShort and long term effects of forest fires on the stability of carbon pools in the arctic permafrost and subarctic forests2018
ARCTICWAVESOD-PALLASNext-generation Microwave Radars for Arctic Snowpack Monitoring2019
ARCTOSTRESKHAResistance to extreme climatic variations of arcto-alpine bumblebees: Biogeography, phylogeny, physiology of hyperthermic stress2017
ASAP GLGINRAlien species of Aphids - Greenland2019
BCAMKHIBINYBaseline Conditions and Arctic Mining Impacts under Hydro-Climatic Change2017
BEAChGINR, ARCSTBiodiversity and Ecology of the Arctic Intertidal: Changes Over Time2017
BIH-ARCTICGINRBackground insect herbivory in Arctic ecosystems2018
BIO-CLIMAKTRURiverine invertebrates as biological indicators of climate driven changes along environmental gradient within the glaciarized Kuray watershed in Altai, Russia2018
BIOCARSIBKHANew biotic and abiotic factors controlling carbon cycle in thaw lakes of western Siberia (in comparison with lakes of NE Europe)2018
BIOENGLATRSThe microbiome of englacial habitats2017
BIOSOILVRSBiological crusts of different Arctic extreme environments and their impact on the soil ecosystem (biodiversity, gas exchange and nutrient cycling)2017
BITCueNERC AS, ARCST, TOOLIK, RFS Biotic interactions tracked by computer vision2019
BREATHESARMFSBog-Breathing in Ryam:Ecosystem controls on Annual changes in the Peat Surface monitored by InSAR2019
CAMP-SocAKTRUSoil Organic Carbon Stocks in the Central Asian Mountain Permafrost Region2017
CARBFLUXZACChemical Weathering and the Inorganic Carbon Flux of a High Arctic River2017
CH4CoolKLUANEEnd members of CH4 oxidation in cold mountain soils2017
CHECOMSCHAKILPIS, KEVO, OULANKAStream water chemistry in crystalline headwater areas in Finland and Poland2017
CLAIMTRSClouds Lower the Albedo of Ice Microbiota2017
CLUNDRAFINSEPhenotypic plasticity in clonal tundra shrubs2019
COCARCARCST, GINRGenetic analyses of the arctic Cochlearia groenlandica and its close relatives2017
COMICS-GGINREffects of Climate change On Microbial Community of Soil in Greenland2017
CRYPTOGAMSVERDRUPThe importance of cryptogams in the primary succession process on glacier forelands in Svalbard2017
CRYPTOSOILTRSCryptogams as the main factor influencing initial development of soil and carbon sequestration in glacier forelands in northwest Sweden2019
CSOMFASSVANHOVD, CARSComposition of Soil Organic Matter Fractions from the Arctic and the Subarctic2019
DATECH3ZAC, SERAsynchronous evolution of glaciers in Greenland Based on Be-10 surface exposure dating techniqu2017
DECAFORKHIBINYThe role of deadwood for biodiversity conservation and carbon storage in boreal forests2018
DEEPMUNCMMK-TATRALinking Above- and Below-ground communities: Microbial effects on Carbon cycling under changing Tundra vegetation2017
DESIGNARCSTDendroecological Exploration of Shrubs in West Greenland2018
DYNAMOSVARTBERGETDynamic stream flow impacts on hyporheic and riparian contributions to reach-scale microbial activity2018
DYPFLUHYYTIÄLÄDynamics of photosynthetic pigment in subarctic plants under fluctuating light conditions2017
ECAPSKHIBINYEnvironmental Controls on Arctic Plant Success2017
ECOTONESVARTBERGETEcohydrology of Peat Interface Zones2017
EMPTYSVARTBERGETMicroscale impacts of groundwater/hyporheic upwelling on stream temperature under varying discharges2017
ETANGOFinseEcology and diversity of Tardigrada in the northern glacial biome – are they unique?2018
FESTUCAFINI, TOOLIK, KLUANEGenetic diversity in northern grass-endophyte populations2017
FLUOSYNTHEHYYTIÄLÄFluorescence Across Space and Time - Focus on Leaf Optical Properties2017
FPIFRSPAFire-Permafrost Interactions and Forest Regeneration in Siberian larch forests2018
FunCaSTCEN WK, TOOLIKFungal contributions to the carbon cycle of subarctic thermokarst ponds2017
GeneFreezeRFS, GINR, CEN WK, SVANHOVD, NERSUDURNESC ACArctic Council, a high level forum of Arctic nations (Canada, Finland, Denmark/Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and the United States). Also includes indigenous peoples representatives.Arctic Council, a high level forum... MoreGenetic adaptation to freezing and thawing in Enchytraeids2017
GLAC-REFFINSEClimate change effects on glacial river ecosystem functioning2017
GlacCarbTRSQuantifying the impact of retreating Arctic glaciers on the global carbon cycle2018
GLACIGREENZACHolocene glacial oscillations in Zackenberg area (Greenland)2018
GLADWRAGCARSTracing Eskers Beneath Glaciers2017
GLAKPENNKHIBINYGlaciation of the Kola Peninsula, Arctic Russia2019
GLAMSTARARCSTGlacial Meltwater Sediment Transformation in Arctic River systems2017
GLAMSTARVRSGlacial Meltwater Sediment Transformation in Arctic River systems2018
GLARETRSGlacier Aerodynamic Roughness Estimation2017
GLARESt HFGlacier Aerodynamic Roughness Estimation2018
GlaSedRunHORNSUNDWater and sediment flux from Arctic glacier catchments2019
GLORIA-LATANSGlobal observation research initiative in alpine environments -Latnjajaure 2019
GRASPTRSGlacier Recession as a Source of Environmental Pollutants2017
GreenlandARCSTGrowing season changes over the past Millennium in northern high latitudes2017
HAARSVERDRUPHigh Arctic aphids reproductive system2018
HOLARCLIMCHOThe Late Holocene climate change inferred from the wetland ecosystems in the lower Indigirka River basin2019
ICELYNARCSTIce thickness measurements of Lyngmarksbræen, Qeqertarsuaq, west Greenland2017
IME4RadSOD-PALLASImproving model estimations of boreal forest structural influences on radiation regime during snowmelt2019
KOPPSKHIBINYKola Peninsula Plant Success2018
LABSOCSANSLinking Above- and Below-ground communities: Microbial effects on Carbon cycling under changing Tundra vegetation2017
LABSOCSANSLinking Above- and Below-ground communities: Could the ‘wood-wide-web’ destabilise sub-arctic Soil Organic Carbon Stocks?2018
LISOVECOKILPIS, KEVOLink between soil chemistry, vegetation cover and springwater chemistry in the crystalline headwater areas in Finnish Lapland2019
MIRECASAAKTRUResponse of terrestrial microbial communities to environmental changes in Arctic, Sub-Arctic, and Alpine regions2017
NPFArcticDIR-ITAMolecular steps of New Particle Formation in the ArcticDefinitions 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 atmosphere
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NPFArcticDIR-ITAMolecular steps of New Particle Formation in the Arctic atmosphere2017
P-PeatANS, CHOUnderstanding Phosphorus cycling in Peatlands under Climate Change2018
PCEOMWARCPermafrost Coastal Erosion: Observation and Modelling2017
PEATSURE-IMFS, KAJGlobal Peatlands Under Pressure2018
PIKEPERCHKFRSImpact of catch-and-release practices on pikeperch (Sander lucioperca L.) during spawning period2018
POLAARKILPIS, ZAC, SVERDRUP, RFS, FinsePollination Across the Arctic2017
REACTRFS, CEN WKGrowth-ring record of modern extreme weather phenomena in the Low Arctic2017
ReTurnKILPIS, SOD-PALLASResampling forest and tundra vegetation after decades of climate and land-use change2017
ROSSAGINRReactive Oxygen Species as a Stressor in the Arctic2018
S-TRACESCEN WKShrubs-Tundra Response in the Arctic Climate/Environmental Shift2018
SAFEKEVOEvaluation of Soil Activity, Functioning and green-house gas Emissions in different subarctic ecosystems2018
SAMIRESKEVOEthical Principles for Sami Health Research in Finland2017
SedTracTRSFluvial sediment transport characteristics in periglacial and glacial environments of Northern Sweden2017
SiberMireKAJClimatic sensitivity of taiga-tundra mire vegetation; a multi-proxy palaeo approach to evaluating changing biome dynamics and C accumulation2017
SNAPFINSESnow Accumulation Patterns on Hardangerjøkulen Ice Cap, using Geophysical Methods2018
SNAPFINSESnow Accumulation Patterns on Hardangerjøkulen Ice Cap using geophysical methods2019
snow2iceSAMFrom snow to wedge ice – tracing recent ice-wedge genesis2017
SOC-TaigaELG, KHASoil Organic Carbon Pools in the Russian Taiga2018
SPECDOCHYYTIÄLÄLinking chlorophyll fluorescence from the leaf to the satellite for improved monitoring of boreal forest carbon dynamics2017
TeaCompARCST, KHIBINYA global litter decomposition study2017
TRANSGREENVRSTransect studies between warm Svalbard and cold North Greenland - comparing permafrost and landscape dynamics across the largest climatic gradient in the High Arctic2017
TreeCan-RTSOD-PALLASValidating microwave radiative transfer models of tree canopies in wintertime2017
TREENEKEVOTree-ring Records of Extreme Events in Northern Europe2018
TREENEANSTree-ring Records of Extreme Events in Northern Europe2019
TREEPEATMFSClimate induced change in the forested-to-open bog ecotone over time2018
UHDEM-glacSERNew insights into ablation processes from ultra-high resolution DEMs of glacier surface changes2018
VPthawCHOVegetation - permafrost interactions in a lowland tundra ecosystem: shrub decline due to abrupt thaw triggered by wet summers?2018
VPTHAWCHOVegetation - permafrost interactions in a lowland tundra ecosystem: shrub decline due to abrupt thaw triggered by wet summers?2019
WILDSENSANSSensing Wild Spaces -Integrated Participatory Mapping for Understanding Community Relationships to Dynamic Mountain Landscapes2018
WoodForCeHYYTIÄLÄWood formation and carbon balance in forest species growing in cold environments2019
ZAKSCANZACGeomorphological characterization and activity analysis in the Zackenberg region2017
INFARI-DOMFINIInvestigating Faroe Island Dissolved Organic Matter2019
VIKINGSVERDRUPVibroseis imaging of Konsgvegan's internal structure and thermal regime2019
BEACH2RFS, SUDURNESBiodiversity and Ecology of the Arctic Intertidal: Changes and Human Impacts2019
BC-HORHORNSUNDSpatial Distributions of Black Carbon and Mineral Dust in Air and Snow Surface Layers upon Hornsund Glaciers2019
AquaFunARCST, KHAFungal contributions to the Carbon cycle of Subarctic and Arctic ponds2019
TRANSCLIMANSTThe effect of warming on the Arctic soil microbiome assessed by soil transfer along an altitudinal gradient and between aspects2019
ARNOLDFINI, GINR, SUDURNESAnnual rings to better understand long-term abiotic drivers of shrub growth at the northernmost limits of their distribution2019
DISTUNDRAARCSTDisturbances and their consequences for vegetation of arctic tundra ecosystem, comparison to the experience from alpine tundra2019
DIVERSEZACMicrobial Genomics and Functional Diversity in Wetlands2019
OMI-PERMZACOrgano-Mineral Interactions from permafrost disturbance to sediment sink2019
GRAINFLUXGINRGreenland Atmospheric Isotopic and Nutrient Fluxes2019
GEOPROFINSECombining near-surface geophysics and sedimentology to assess proglacial sediments at Midtdalsbreen, southern Norway2019
SOCRATESANS, FINSESoil organic carbon research in alpine tundra ecosystems2019

 

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