Centre for ice, climate and ecosystems – ICE

The Norwegian Polar Institute's centre for ice, climate and ecosystems (ICE) is as a national competence centre for ice and climate research and environmental monitoring of the polar regions. More about ICE.


The research focus of ICE:

Research programmes:

ICE Antarctica

Norwegian Young sea ICE cruise

N-ICE2015 intends to study the effects of the polar ice being thinner than earlier on the energy flux from the sea to the atmosphere and vice versa, the effects on the weather systems, global climate, ecosystems and ice dynamics.

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ICE Ecosystems

The focus of ICE Ecosystems will be those organisms in the ecosystem that are obligate dependent on ice in some part of their life cycles and their effect and dependence upon other organisms

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