Browsing Department of Biology by Subject "Spitsbergen"
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The dynamics of Chironomidae (Insecta: Diptera) assemblages in response to environmental change during the past 700 years on Svalbard (Springer, 2004)The impact of recent natural and human-induced environmental change on chironomid faunas on Svalbard has been investigated. The modern chironomid fauna was studied from surface-sediment samples collected from 23 lakes in ...Peer reviewedJournal article
(Springer, 2004)Surface sediments from 23 lakes on Svalbard were analysed for diatoms. 182 taxa were found but samples generally have a low richness, with the majority of sites dominated by benthic genera such as Fragilaria, Navicula, and ...Peer reviewedJournal article
Recent environmental change and atmospheric contamination on Svalbard as recorded in lake sediments – an introduction (Springer, 2004)This paper outlines an interdisciplinary project on recent environmental change and atmospheric contamination on the high Arctic archipelago of Svalbard (76º30'N – 80º30'N). It describes the rationale and aims of the project ...Peer reviewedJournal article