www.arcticstation.nlNederlands

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20161109 a glimpse of dutch polar research

a glimpse of dutch polar research

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20161007 arctic solargraphy

arctic solargraphy

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20161005 new island in kongsfjorden

new island in kongsfjorden

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20160930 plastic problem

plastic problem

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20160815 bears interested in archeologists

bears interested in archeologists

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20160902 first snow

first snow

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20160815 farewell

farewell

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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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
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 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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arctic fox under this house

amundsen mast

ringing geese in the boat house

Inhabitants of Ny-Ålesund

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Ole Øseth

Ole Øseth

Olav Lj&oslashkjel

Olav Ljøkjel

Simon Escall

Simon Escall

Selection of weblog pages with video's

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20090703, 14:00
bore holes
20140620, 14:00
field work
20130103, 12:00
polar bears eating goose eggs
20100812, 21:33
grazing geese

Latest message from our station log book
Maarten Loonen - The station is closed. Looking forward to my return next summer. Take care, stay safe. The stay will be open from mid June to mid August 2017.

posted 15-08-2016 at 10:00

more entries in the log

Sightings of ringed barnacle geese

Total 4207 sightings of 542 individuals. Most observed is gvdz, seen 53 times.

Panorama from Zeppelin mountain

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Buildings

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Main Service Building

Main Service Building

Remains of old loading installation

Remains of old loading installation