At the solemn ceremony of the research vessel "Professor Molchanov", the rector of the NArFU Elena Kudryashova, representatives of the Government of the Arkhangelsk region, the administration of the city of Arkhangelsk, expedition partners and participants will take part in the ninth expedition.
July 8 at 11:30 a press conference with participants and organizers of the expedition will take place, where the ceremony of blanketing the postcard "Arctic Floating University" will take place. Ceremonial farewell to the expedition of the research vessel "Professor Molchanov" will begin at 12.00 at the main building of the NArFU.
This year the participants of the "Arctic Floating University" will be representatives of Russia, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Cuba, the Netherlands, France and Germany. Members of the expedition will visit Cape Zhelaniya, the islands of Gall, Hayes, Jackson, Rudolph, Hooker, Northbrook and Bell Island.
Partners-participants of the project: Russian Geographical Society, National Park "Russian Arctic", Moscow State University, University of Geneva, Lausanne University, Lausanne Federal Polytechnic School, Pedogenic Institute named after V.V. Dokuchaev ", Novosibirsk State University, Institute of Geography RAS, Sochi State University.]