Proposed IPY projects from Denmark and Greenland submitted January 14 2005 as Expressions-of-Intent to the International IPY Office in Cambridge [see map of proposed areas for fieldwork]

See the international ID number for the national E-o-I

1 Annual carbon budget of arctic terrestrial ecosystems

2 Architectural Inventory of Arctic Research Stations

3 Arctic long-term ecosystem manipulations used to reveal changes in biological, physiological and biogeochemical processes in response to climatic changes

4 Arctic Palaeoclimate and its EXtremes

5 Arctic risk assessment of PAHs

6 Bioactive Compounds from Arctic Plants

7 Circumpolar freshwater lake research and data management network

8 Climate and Northern Shrimp

9 Crisis and Welfare in the Arctic

10 Cultural and social strategic behaviour of human communication and ideological exchange in the Arctic past and present

11 Cultural and social strategies of human migration and mobility in the Arctic past

12 DAta MIning and Outreach – Greenland long-term Arctic Instrumental Climate Data Sets

13 DDS Polar Science Scout – children and youth participating in polar research in IPY

14 Deep-water bottom fish diversity in central Baffin Bay and off Southern Greenland (1500-4000 m)

15 Design, development, prototyping and testing of a Polar One Man Tent

16 Ecosystem Processes Across Climatic Gradients in Greenland: Freshwater Ecosystems     Cover letter

17 Ecosystem Processes Across Climatic Gradients in Greenland: Marine ecosystems     Cover letter

18 Ecosystem Processes Across Climatic Gradients in Greenland: Terrestrial ecosystems     Cover letter


20 Effect of Climate Changes On Permafrozen Periglacial Environments in Greenland

21 Establishment of a circumpolar monitoring program focussing on spatiotemporal trends in the snow cover in terrestrial ecosystems at a landscape scale

22 Evolution in arctic clonal plants

23 From the Igloo to the Space Station – Design Concepts for Extreme Environments

24 Global Change - Social Challenges
An inter-generational and gender perspective on ongoing social processes

25 Greenland’s Ice Sheet – reactions to past and present climate change

26 Greenland Sea Levels

27 Holocene Migration and Population Dynamics of Eastern Arctic Muskox (Ovibos moschatus)

28 International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences VI in Nuuk, 2007-2008

29 Inuit Health in Transition: A study of the impact of changing environments society and climate on health and disease among the Inuit and Yupik of the circumpolar North

30 Large scale tectonics and deep structure of the Greenland shield

31 Late Precambrian-Early Phanerozoic biotic evolution: Neoproterozoic Snowball Earth, the Cambrian Explosion and the Great Ordovician Biodiversification – evidence from the Arctic

32 Low frequency climate variability during late Holocene around Greenland

33 Magnetic Survey of Greenland and Adjacent Regions
A programme to conduct geomagnetic survey of Greenland and adjacent arctic regions in order to study the magnetic and other geological properties of the Earth's crust in the northern polar regions.

34 Mountain building and Ice Sheet Stability in GREENland

35 NorthernMost

36 Pan-Arctic Tracking of Beluga Whales

37 Parasitic zoonotic foodborne diseases in the population of Arctic with special focus on Greenland

38 Physical and ecological environment of the Arctic Ocean north of Greenland

39 Polar clouds and the ozone layer in changing climate

40 Polar microorganisms and climate: Influence of climate changes on microbial biodiversity, biogeochemical processes and biomolecules

41 Polar Outreach through Worldwide Education and Research

42 Polar Science Café – A meeting between polar research and the public focusing on research in man and environment in arctic regions

43 Quaternary environmental and climatic history of Peary Land, North Greenland

44 Resource exploitation, Trade, Technology and Economy

45 Speak locally – reach globally
Glocalization processes - Language, Literature and Media

46 Survey of living conditions in the Arctic

47 Testing the Greenland ice cap as an astronomical site

48 The determinants of multi-trophic interactions in a High Arctic landscape

49 The International University Course on High Arctic Landscape Dynamics in Svalbard, Peary Land and Ellesmere Island

50 Pan-Arctic Climate Variability Activity for the Past 50 to 150 years

51 CircumArctic Rangifer Monitoring and Assessment

2 Monitoring the Arctic Stratosphere Above Greenland

53 Ocean-Atmosphere-Sea Ice-Snowpack (OASIS) Interactions Study During IPY

54 Polar Ocean Gateways: The keys to understanding long-term global change

55 International Partnerships in Ice Core Science