Glacial history of Svalbard

Project: Research

Project Details


Goal: Understanding the extent, timing and dynamics of the Svalbard-Barents Sea ice sheet during the Quaternary, particularly during the last 200 ka.
Effective start/end date2007/04/01 → …

Collaborative partners

  • Lund University (lead)
  • University Centre in Svalbard (Project partner)
  • UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø (Project partner)
  • Norwegian University of Life Sciences (Project partner)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

UKÄ subject classification

  • Geology