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The bowhead whale with a calf  in the Northeast Water Polynya. Photo: Rasmus Due Nielsen

2015.07.25 | Arctic Research Centre

Large aggregation of bowhead whales discovered in the Northeast Water Polynya

During a survey of the Northeast Greenland walrus population in August 2009, several bowhead whales were observed in the Northeast Water Polynya. As the survey was done under strict systematic conditions, an abundance estimate in the area could be calculated. This resulted in astonishing 102 whales (95 % CI 32-329) and is the largest abundance of…

2015.07.09 | Arctic Research Centre

Et afgørende boost i klimaforskningen

Topmoderne forskningsstation skal på nærmeste hold følge de voldsomme klimaforandringer i Arktis. Klimaforskere fra hele verden har booket ophold på stationen.