KINGSCALM Active Layer Monitoring

Updated 2003-01-27

Monitoring of the active layer near Ny Ålesund as part of the international monitoring scheme CALM (Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring)

Time frame

Status
Ongoing
Project time span
2001 - 2005
Data collection
2001 - 2005
Data processing
2001 - 2002
Data reporting
2001 - 2002

Contact information

Contact person
Ole Humlum
Address
UNIS 9170 Longyearbyen Norway
Phone
+47 79 02 33 00
Fax
+47 79 02 33 01
Email
on.sinu@helo

Parameters and Media

Parameter groups measured/observed/modelled
Climate change effects
Media sampled/studied/modelled
Permafrost
Additional information or further specification of types of data / information collected, species / tissues / organs sampled, etc.

Probing of active layer depth by sonde

Geography

Regions studied
Svalbard
Sverdrup Research Station, Ny-Ålesund

Data availability

Samples/specimens archived in specimen banks?
No

Methods & Procedures

Not specified

Additional Information

Is this a bi- AND multi-lateral project (i.e. a project involving cooperation between different countries)?
No
Is this project reporting to other organizations/programmes?

CALM (Cirkumpolar Active Layer Monitoring); see: http://www.geography.uc.edu/~kenhinke/CALM/

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