INTERACT partner station Abisko Scientific Research Station is hosting the APECS-Nunataryuk-T-MOSAiC School 2020 on the topic of “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 Coastal In ecology, adaptation is the process by which a species acquires certain traits that improve survival in a particular environment.... More – Capacity building and knowledge exchange across borders” from 21 – 30 April 2020 in Abisko, Sweden.
The field school focuses on different components of the Arctic coastal system and impacts on local communities. The unique combination of social and physical sciences aspects in one field school will provide participants with an exclusive interdisciplinary view, helping them to understand and address challenges caused by changing Arctic coasts from multiple angles.
Applications are accepted until 31 October 2019 and the successful applicants will be notified by December. To find out more, please visit the APECS-Nunataryuk-T-MOSAiC School website.