Expedition 2018

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Expedition Dates: July 10- August 2, 2018

Expedition Duration: 24 days

Expedition Organizers: Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M.V. Lomonosov; Roshydromet.

Expedition Route: -2018.jpg Expedition Route: Arkhangelsk – Solovetsky Islands – Russkaya Gavan' Bay (Novaya Zemlya) – Zhelaniya Cape – Murmantsa Bay (Gemskerka Island)– Ledenaya Gavan` Bay – Bolvansky Nose cape– Varnek (Vaigach Island) – Matveev Island– Bugrino (Kolguyev Island) – Arkhangelsk.

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Expedition participants:

58 people (students, post-graduate students, research fellows of both Russian and foreign scientific and academic institutions)

Partners participating in the expedition:

Russian Geographical Society,Russian Arctic National Park, Lomonosov Moscow State University, University of Geneva, University of Lausanne, Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne.

Aims of the expedition:



formation of students' interdisciplinary knowledge about Arctic region through the demonstration of the natural complex and historical and cultural heritage of the Russian sector of the Arctic.


As a result of conducted research works a collection of articles is planned to be released, as well as holding a conference for students and young scientists