Title Korean scientific activities in polar regions
Author Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon
Source 40p. Availability: Korea Polar Research Institute, Seoul, South Korea
Publication Date 2009
Notes In English GeoRef Acc. No: 309157. CRREL Acc. No: 65005963
Index Terms climatic change; expeditions; history; oceanography; polar regions; research projects; stations; Antarctica--King George Island; polar regions; Arctic region-- Svalbard; Antarctica; Arctic region; biology; climate change; Dasan Station; King George Island; King Sejong Station; Korean Antarctic Research Program; programs; research; Scotia Sea Islands; South Shetland Islands; Svalbard
Abstract Overview of Korean research activities in Arctic and Antarctic, including climate change; cold-adapted organisms; biology and oceanography; and earth system sciences. Describes facilities at Kind Sejong Station, Antarctica, and Dasan Station on Svalbard; research icebreaker Araon; plans for new research station in continental Antarctica; and various international collaborative ventures
Publication Type technical report
Record ID 91187