Zackenberg Research Station

Zackenberg Research Station is an ecosystem research and monitoring facility at Zackenberg (74º28’ N, 20º34’ 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


2017.01.27 | Research news

First biology field course at Zackenberg – apply NOW!

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2016.12.05 | Research news

INTERACT call for 2017-2018

INTERACT Transnational Access Call is open for s/s 2017 and a/w 2017/2018. The call for applications is open until 18 December 2016.

2016.11.17 | Research news

Deadline for the 2017 access application to Zackenberg

Deadline for the 2017 access application to Zackenberg is 15 February 2017. You will find the 2017 application form under "Access". Updates on the pricelist will follow shortly.