The purpose of the conference is to bring together scientists working on North Water Polynya Region and to present the most recent research
|Date||Tue 21 Nov — Fri 24 Nov|
|Time||09:00 — 17:00|
|Location||Scandic Sydhavnen, Copenhagen, Denmark|
North Water Polynya Scientific Conference will bring together scientists working on the North Water Polynya Region to present recent research and to discuss status, trends and the future of the North Water Polynya as well as future research needs.
The North Water Polynya is a climate-sensitive area, and the potential alteration or disappearance of the polynya as a result of climate change has profound implications for the entire ecosystem, and the people living in the region.
The theme sessions will be the following:
Physical Oceanography and Climate Change
Marine Biodiversity, Productivity and Food Web Studies
Populations of Marine Mammals, Birds and Fish
Hunting and Fishing
Potential Environmental Impact from Industrial Activities