All the living organisms (including people) in an area as well as its physical environment, functioning together as a unit. An ecosystem is made up of plants, animals, microorganisms, soil, rocks, minerals, water sources and the local atmosphere interacting with one another.

  • > Chokurdakh Scientific Tundra Station

    Field Sites

    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

    Field Sites

    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

    Field Sites

    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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  • > Arctic DTU Research Station

    Field Sites

    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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  • > AWIPEV Arctic Research Base

    Field Sites

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

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  • > Skálanes

    Field Sites

    STATION NAME AND OWNER Skálanes Nature and Heritage Center is an independent research station directed and owned by Ólafur Örn Pétursson. LOCATION Skálanes is located

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  • > Netherlands’ Arctic Station

    Field Sites

    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Netherlands 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

    Field Sites

    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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  • > Kevo Subarctic Research Station

    Field Sites

    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Kevo SubarcticThe area immediately south of the Arctic circle. Generally, subarctic regions fall between 50°N and 70°N latitude, depending on local

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  • > Mukhrino Field Station

    Field Sites

    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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  • > Numto Park Station

    Field Sites

    STATION NAME AND OWNER The Numto Park Station belongs to the UNESCO Chair on Environmental Dynamics and Climate ChangeAccording to the United Nations Framework Convention

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

    Field Sites

    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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  • > INTERACT Transnational Access Call is open

    News

    The call for Transnational and Remote Access is now open to 42 INTERACT stations across the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical,

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  • > Post-doc position at INTERACT partner UiT

    News

    INTERACT partner UiT 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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  • > Pleistocene Park

    News

    Video about the project Pleistocene Park at Observer Station NESS, Russia In 1989, Sergey Zimov, director of the Northeast Science Station in Cherskii, initiated a

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  • > PhD position available at INTERACT station Abisko

    News

    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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  • > CALL FOR PAPERS Arctic Frontiers Science 2019

    News

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

    News

    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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  • > CAFF releases new report

    News

    “State of the 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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  • > Lund University seeks two Lecturers

    News

      The Department of Physical GeographyThe study of the Earth, such as places, landforms, people and processes by which the Earth changes over time. Geography

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  • > INTERACT at T-MOSAIC Workshop

    News

    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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  • > INTERACT Trans-national Access Call open to new stations in INTERACT III

    News

    The EU-H2020 funded INTERACT (International Network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and

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  • > INTERACT Scientific Coordinator receives IASC medal

    News

    Professor Terry Callaghan is awarded the IASCInternational Arctic Science Committee, a non-governmental organisation whose aim is to encourage and aid cooperation in Arctic research…. More

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  • > Managing stations

      The INTERACT Station Managers’ Forum provides a platform for exchange of information between research station managers and between managers and other partners and stakeholders. The

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  • > Accessing the Arctic

      What is “Transnational Access” within INTERACT? The INTERACT project under EU H2020 provides altogether 7800 person-days of Transnational Access (both physical and remote) in 2016-2020.

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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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  • > 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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  • > Ecosystem service

    Glossary

    A benefit provided by an ecosystem that humans enjoy, such as clean water, healthy soils or prevention of erosion. The Millennium EcosystemAll the living organisms (including people) in

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  • > Arctic haze

    Glossary

    Layers of brownish haze visible above the horizon, particularly in the ArcticDefinitions of the Arctic vary according to environmental, geographical, political, cultural and scientific perspectives.

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  • > Tundra

    Glossary

    A type of ecosystemAll the living organisms (including people) in an area as well as its physical environment, functioning together as a unit. An ecosystem

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  • > Freshwater and Terrestrial Monitoring Plan

    Resources

    Rif Field Station EcosystemAll the living organisms (including people) in an area as well as its physical environment, functioning together as a unit. An ecosystem

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