Abisko Scientific Research Station - Sweden
Abisko Scientific Research Station
Abisko Scientific Research Station (LTER)
The Abisko Scientific Research Station – ANS - is a unique, long-established, modern and comprehensive infrastructure situated in a wilderness about 200 km north of the Arctic Circle. It has facilities of an international standard that support a range of research from observation and monitoring to high tech experimentation within a range of terrestrial and freshwater environments. This unique European environment is characterised by high variability of topography, geomorphology, geology, climate and biocomplextity represented by a range of landscape types, from lowland coniferous forests to ecosystems adjacent to permanent snow and ice on mountain tops.
General Characteristics and Status
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
ILTER✔This site is a verified "ILTER" member.
Swedish Infrastructure for Ecosystem Science (SITES)✔This site is a verified "Swedish Infrastructure for Ecosystem Science (SITES)" member.
LTER Europe✔This site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
ICOS✖ (http://meta.icos-cp.eu/ontologies/stationentry/ES/SE-Sto)The affiliation of this site with "ICOS" is not verified by the network on DEIMS-SDR.
LTER Sweden✔ (LTER_EU_SE_010)This site is a verified "LTER Sweden" member.
INTERACT✔ (https://eu-interact.org/field-sites/abisko-scientific-resarch-station/)This site is a verified "INTERACT" member.