Exploring the Northern Dimension

A Changing Arctic - Conference in Tromsø 2020

Category
Environment
Date
Tuesday, 2nd June 2020 00:00 - Friday, 5th June 2020 00:00

A Changing Arctic - Conference in Tromsø 2020

Date: June 2-5, 2020
Venue: Tromsø, Norway
 
 
FRAM – High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment, Nature Climate Change, and Nature Reviews Earth and Environment are pleased to present A Changing Arctic, June 2-5, 2020 in Tromsø. Registrants are invited to submit an abstract for consideration for poster and oral presentation.
Robust evidence now exists for anthropogenically-forced shifts in the Earth’s environment. Observations in the Arctic reveal dramatic reductions in the extent and thickness of the sea ice, rising atmospheric temperatures, widespread permafrost degradation and ocean acidification. These changes bring with them implications for biology, ecosystem services and society in general.
Full understanding of current and projected Arctic environmental change is becoming an imperative in order to minimize and manage corresponding impacts. This conference aims to provide a forum for the three main themes of:
Land –  incorporating ecological impacts, permafrost, and landscape evolution
Ocean (coastal and open) – incorporating physical changes, ocean acidification, and ecological impacts
The Future – covering social aspects and including mitigation, adaptation, exploration, and management
 
 
More information at
 
 

All Dates

  • From Tuesday, 2nd June 2020 00:00 to Friday, 5th June 2020 00:00

This website generates, gathers and disseminates knowledge and information on the Northern Dimension. The website is maintained by the Northern Dimension Institute (NDI), which is an open network community of universities and research institutes.

If you wish to contribute to the website, please contact our team!

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Follow us

Website development and maintenance is co-funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and the European Commission.

  • EU
  • Ministry For Foreign Affairs