Monthly Archives: January 2017

Arctic Office Bulletin – January 2017

The January 2017 issue of the NERC Arctic Office Bulletin is now available and can be downloaded here:

Call for UK representatives on IASC Working Groups

The NERC Arctic Office is seeking nominations for United Kingdom representatives on the International Arctic Science Committee’s Atmosphere, Terrestrial, Social and Human, Cryosphere and Marine Working Groups. Self-nominations are welcome. The deadline for nomination is 21 February 2017. Applications should be sent to Further details about the call can be downloaded here.

Call for Abstracts – UK Arctic Science Conference 2017

The  2017 UK Arctic Science Conference will be hosted by the Scottish Association for Marine Science in Oban from Tuesday 19th September through to Thursday 21st September. We are pleased to announce that the call for abstracts is now open! The organisers welcome abstracts from across the IASC Working Group themes and particularly welcome abstracts […]

£10m to investigate impact of climate change on Arctic Ocean

NERC has awarded funding for four new research projects under it’s ‘Changing Arctic Ocean: Implications for marine biology and biogeochemistry‘ research programme. These four projects will aim to investigate how life in the Arctic Ocean is coping with dramatic changes such as ocean acidification and pollution as well as sea ice loss. The four projects […]