The Arctic is often defined based on climate, for example, the area where the average temperature for the warmest month is below 10°C (50ºF).

  • > Chokurdakh Scientific Tundra Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Chokurdakh Scientific TundraA type of ecosystem in which tree growth is limited by low temperatures. The origin of the word

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  • > Barrow Arctic Research Center/Environmental Observatory

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Barrow ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic

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  • > Toolik Field Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Toolik Field Station (TFS) belongs to the Institute of ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural

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  • > Kluane Lake Research Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Kluane Lake Research Station (KLRS) is owned and managed by the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical,

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  • > Canadian High Arctic Research Station CHARS

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Canadian High ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic

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  • > Flashline Mars Arctic Research Station

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    NAME AND OWNER Flashline Mars ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as

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  • > Arctic Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER Owner of the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the

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  • > China Iceland Arctic Research Observatory

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    Station name and owner China Iceland ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic

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  • > Arctic DTU Research Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas

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  • > UK Arctic Research Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), UK, has funded the NERC ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political,

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  • > CNR Arctic Station “Dirigibile Italia”

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Italian ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic

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  • > Czech Arctic Research Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Czech ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic

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  • > Mukhrino Field Station

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER Mukhrino Field Station (https://mukhrinostation.com) was established as a part of the UNESCO chair Environmental dynamics and global climate change (EDCC) of Yugra State

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  • > The Arctic Research Station (former Labytnangi Ecological Research Station)

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    STATION NAME AND OWNER The ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as

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  • > Interdisciplinary PhD and Post-Doc summer research school in St. Petersburg

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    An international interdisciplinary PhD and Post-Doc summer research school on “Observing and Modelling the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural

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  • > Drone Technology in the Arctic

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    INTERACT partner ÅF has produced a short video on the development of drone technology in the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical,

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  • > Summer school at INTERACT partner TSU

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    5th International Summer School for Students and Young Scientists — 2018 Natural and human environment of ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical,

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  • > New Educational Resources Available

    News

    INTERACT collaborates with Wicked Weather Watch to produce resources for teaching ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives.

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  • > Thawing permafrost – a hot topic

    News

    Nunataryuk, part of the EU ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as

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  • > APECS-ARICE Webinar

    News

    INTERACT’s siter project ARICE is together with APECSAssociation of Polar Early Career Scientists…. More hosting a webinar: “From icebreakers into classrooms – opportunities for educators

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  • > INTERACT at UN Climate Change Conference COP23

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    As part of the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas

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  • > Side event organised by the EU Arctic Cluster at Arctic Frontiers

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    INTERACT is a member of the the EU ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define

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  • > NERC Arctic Station 30 years today!

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    INTERACT congratulates NERC ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas having

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  • > INTERACT Stories of Arctic Science and Stations continue on-line 19th May at 14-15 CEST

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    INTERACT Stories of ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas having

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  • > New paper on climate change and the rise of infectious diseases by INTERACT’s collborator CLINF

    News

    Animals that carry infectious microorganisms are migrating towards the North with climate-change transitions of ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural

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  • > List of Sessions announced for the ASSW2019

    News

    The 21st Arctic Science Summit Week, established by the International ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some

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  • > Vacancy at INTERACT partner University of Helsinki

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    The Faculty of Science at the University of Helsinki invites applications for a Postdoctoral researcher in remote sensing of ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according

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  • > PhD position available at INTERACT station Abisko

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    A PhD-position in Ecology (4 years) is available in Abisko at the ClimateThe average weather we would expect over a long period of time (seasons, years, decades). Climate varies

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  • > Positions available at INTERACT partners

    News

    Postdoctoral Position Available: ClimateThe average weather we would expect over a long period of time (seasons, years, decades). Climate varies from place-to-place across the Earth.

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  • > Success story on INTERACT’s sister project ARICE

    News

    A success story on INTERACT’s sister project Arice has been published online on the webpage of the European Commission. ”Climate changeAccording to the United Nations

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  • > The Frederik Paulsen Arctic Academic Action Award

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    The Frederik Paulsen ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas having

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  • > Call for Sessions at International Arctic Change Conference 2017, Quebec City, Canada

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    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

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  • > Consultation on EU Arctic Policy

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    The European Commission and the European External Action Service (EEAS) have launched a joint public consultation on the European Union’s ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental,

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  • > IASC Medal 2019 Awarded to Dr. Marika Holland

    News

    Today at the Arctic Science Summit Week in Arkhangelsk, Russia, this year’s IASC medal will be awarded to Dr. Marika Holland, for “Outstanding Achievement and

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  • > Postdoc positions at two INTERACT partners

    News

    Two INTERACT partners are offering postdoctoral positions: Sea Ice Physics and Remote Sensing UiT The ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political,

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  • > Arctic Safety Conference in Svalbard

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    INTERACT partner UNIS is hosting an international ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the

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  • > INTERACT at T-MOSAIC Workshop

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    INTERACT participated at a T-MOSAIC (Terrestrial – Multidisciplinary distributed Observatories for the Study of ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural

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  • > Two Post Doc fellowships in Abisko, Sweden

    News

    Two Postdoctoral Fellowships (2 years each) in ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as

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  • > Heated rivalries for pollinators among arctic plants

    News

    Insect pollination is as important to ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic

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  • > International Arctic Change 2017 Conference Photo Contest

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    The International ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the Arctic as areas having a

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  • > Call for proposals- Arctic Week 2019

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    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

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  • > INTERACT Photo Competition

    Almost one hundred excellent photographers from the INTERACT Community participated in the INTERACT Photo Competition. We received almost 800 pictures for the nine different categories,

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  • > Home

    Welcome to INTERACT – International Network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the Arctic INTERACT is an infrastructure project under the auspices of SCANNET, a

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  • > Managing risks

    Rapid response to environmental emergency alerts   The overall main objective of the Work Package is to help protect ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according

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  • > INTERACT Educational Resources

    INTERACT collaborates with Wicked Weather Watch to produce resources for teaching ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists

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  • > Project

    About INTERACT   INTERACT was proposed by the existing SCANNET network of field stations situated in all eight ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to

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  • > Arctic Awareness

    INTERACT aims to inform and interact with the public, stakeholders and primary, secondary and tertiary students. In particular, we will work with people living in

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  • > Alaska, USA

    Alaska is the 49th and largest U.S. state with an area of 1,718,000 km². It is a sparsely populated state with around 731,000 inhabitants (0.4/km2),

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  • > Canada

    Canada´s territory extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and

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  • > Artificial Intelligence

    Climate Action: Making data widely available   In addition to conventional and traditional knowledge, there are many hidden resources on environmental change. These include private

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  • > Finland

    Finland is an EU member state and part of the Schengen area. The country covers an area of around 340,000 km², with a population of

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  • > Greenland

      Greenland is a self-governing entity within the Kingdom of Denmark. It is neither a member of the EU nor part of the Schengen area.

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  • > Iceland

    Iceland is a member of the European Economic Area (EEA), which allows the country access to the single market of the European Union. Iceland has

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  • > Collaborations

    APECS The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is an international and interdisciplinary organization for undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, early career faculty

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  • > Russia

    Russia is the largest country in the world with an area of 17,125,191km² and a population of 146.2 million (8.4/km²). The Ural Mountains divide the

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  • > Svalbard, Norway

      Svalbard is an archipelago in the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives. Some scientists define the

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  • > TA Ambassadors

    INTERACT TA Ambassadors are scientists who have conducted research at INTERACT stations with the support from Transnational Access. TA Ambassadors share knowledge –based on their

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  • > Hydrology

    Glossary

    The study of water in the environment, particularly its amount, movement and quality. It encompasses water in rivers, lakes, glaciers, soil and underground aquifers. The way

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  • > ACIA

    Glossary

    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,

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  • > AMAP

    Glossary

    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,

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  • > Subarctic

    Glossary

    The area immediately south of the Arctic circleA line of latitude currently at 66° 33? 44? (66.5622°) north of the Equator. It is the southern limit

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  • > SWIPA

    Glossary

    “Snow, Water, Ice, PermafrostPermafrost is frozen ground that remains at or below zero degrees Celsius (32 degrees Fahrenheit) for two or more years. It forms

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  • > Climate

    Glossary

    The average weather we would expect over a long period of time (seasons, years, decades). ClimateThe average weather we would expect over a long period

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  • > Climate feedback mechanism

    Glossary

    A change in the climateThe average weather we would expect over a long period of time (seasons, years, decades). Climate varies from place-to-place across the

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