Sampling in the harbour

By: Online team WUR · 21 June 2016
Category: Svalbard

– By: Martine van den Heuvel-Greve – Sampling gear For our test we need to catch small crustacean type invertebrates, gammarids. We hope to be able to catch these directly in the harbour next to the marine laboratory. Wearing a neoprene wading suit to keep us warm we enter the…

Field work at Svalbard

By: Online team WUR · 20 June 2016
Category: Svalbard

– By: Martine van den Heuvel-Greve – Arrival at Svalbard This year we have a 3-women’s team of the Wageningen University and Research Centre conducting fieldwork in Ny-Ålesund, the research station at northwest Svalbard: Tinka Murk (professor in Marine Animal Ecology at Wageningen University), Isolde Puts (former student of Wageningen…

Expedition to Svalbard

By: Online team WUR · 9 June 2016
Category: Svalbard

Polar scientist Martine van den Heuvel-Greve will visit the Dutch Arctic station at Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard, again from 12 – 27 June 2016. This year she is accompanied for her research by Tinka Murk (professor in Marine Animal Ecology at Wageningen University) and Isolde Puts (former student of Wageningen University). Follow…