www.arcticstation.nlNederlands

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20171204 zooplankton sample split

zooplankton sample split

weblog

20171102 KNMI special 2

KNMI special 2

weblog

20170728 mother and daughter

mother and daughter

weblog

20170730 tern chicks weighing

tern chicks weighing

weblog

20170728 boating course

boating course

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20170731 tasting glacier ice

tasting glacier ice

weblog

20170807 field excursion for students

field excursion for students

The Netherlands Arctic Station

located on Spitsbergen in the northernmost village of the world, the Arctic Centre of the University of Groningen has a research facility.

Postal address:
Netherlands Arctic Station, P.O.Box 1, N-9173 Ny-Ålesund, Norway
0031 50 7200 449 (Skypein number, with voicemail) or 0047 7902 6852



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visitors today sofar: 

371

yesterday: 

387

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The two houses to the right form the station  

webcam panorama
university of groningen
facebook messages
station logbook

 
 weblog
stories about our activities with photo's and video's
 people
people in the station, inhabitants of the village, messages in our log
 science
background information about a specific theme
 station
management, history, safety, daily life, check lists en sponsors
 ny-ålesund
maps, aerial pictures, inhabitants, webcam, buildings, history, weather and a village walk
 sightings
marked barnacle geese, marked foxes and installations
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streetview

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http://www.sees.nl http://www.rugsteuntstern.nl  
Videos made by the University of Groningen about the largest Dutch polar expedition and a crowdfunding project to study migration of terns
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Video's about places in Ny-Ålesund as hotspots in STREETVIEW

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boat house of the camebridge spitsbergen expedition

amundsen mast

storm alarm

Inhabitants of Ny-Ålesund

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click here for all inhabitants present.
Moritz Sieber

Moritz Sieber

Svein Harald S√łnderland

Svein Harald S√łnderland

Benoit Laurent

Benoit Laurent

Selection of weblog pages with video's

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20130620, 17:30
WWF on doorstep
20160726, 15:00
tern paradise
20110709, 18:00
testing survival suits
20090623, 14:00
Randi shows her pups

Latest message from our station log book
Maarten Loonen - The station is closed now. We returned home after a wonderful season. Thanks to all who helped us. We will be back next summer and in the meanwhile I will work on some more posts in the weblog

posted 20-08-2017 at 11:32

more entries in the log

Sightings of ringed barnacle geese

Total 3195 sightings of 381 individuals. Most observed is ybci, seen 57 times.

Panorama from Zeppelin mountain

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Buildings

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Garage

Garage

The barracks

The barracks