Zackenberg Research Station

Zackenberg Research Station is an ecosystem research and monitoring facility at Zackenberg (74°30'N / 21°00'W) in Northeast Greenland 25 km north-west of Daneborg. A branch facility is situated at Daneborg.

Zackenberg is coordinated with the monitoring programme Nuuk Basic in West Greenland.  

Zackenberg is owned by The Government of Greenland and is operated by the Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University. The work at Zackenberg is coordinated through the programme Zackenberg Ecological Research Operations with the following institutions as partners:

The work at Zackenberg is carried out through means funded by:

In addition to individual research projects and programmes a comprehensive environmental monitoring, Zackenberg Basic, is operating at Zackenberg.

For further information on issues relating to the research, monitoring and logistics at Zackenberg Research Station please contact the Zackenberg secretariat at zackenberg@au.dk
 

News

2015.02.27 | Research news

INTERACT: Call for transnational access to four North-American sites is open until 31st March

Two Canadian and two US partners in INTERACT are opening transnational access to European-based research groups for conducting studies at their field sites in 2015.

2015.02.04 | Research news

On top of the world

A huge mapping task - the surveying of 75 km² of a remote area of Greenland – was carried out in just four weeks in August last year. Erik Lysdal and Niels Martin Schmidt explain how it was done.

2015.02.04 | Research news

The 2015 field season at Zackenberg Research Station. DEADLINE 16 February 2015

Any research project planning to implement a scientific activity at Zackenberg Research Station (ZERO – Zackenberg) and/or the branch facility at Daneborg (ZERO – Daneborg) must apply for access to Zackenberg Research Station. This is done by completing and signing the present form (one project per application form)and relevant appendixes, and…

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Revised 2015.02.27

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E-mail: zackenberg@bios.au.dk

Telephone: +45 30 78 31 61