Research Support and Logistics Program

Updated 2000-06-30

The program provides logistics for ongoing research projects in Greenland, Alaska, and the Arctic Ocean. Logistics capabilities and platforms provided for research projects include: icebreakers, other ships, remote field camps, heavy-lift aircraft, and field stations (e.g. Toolik Field Station and Summit Greenland Station). The program also supports research projects at Long-Term Observatories and development of remote, autonomous instruments.

This is not a National Implementation Plan (NIP) project
Comments and additional information:

FY 2000: $25,000,000

Time frame

Status
Ongoing
Project time span
not specified
Data collection
not specified
Data processing
not specified
Data reporting
not specified

Contact information

Contact person
Simon Stephenson
Address
Research Support and Logistics Program Office of Polar Programs National Science Foundation 4201 Wilson Blvd. Room 755 Arlington, VA 22230 USA
Phone
+1-703-306-1029
Fax
+1-703-306-0648
Email
vog.fsn@nehpetss

Parameters and Media

Not specified

Geography

Regions studied

Data availability

Are data archived or planned to be archived at an AMAP Thematic Data Centre?
no
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?

National Science Foundation Research Support and Logistics Program

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