Plastic in the Arctic - Projects financed in 2019

Projects financed as part of the Plastic in the Arctic programme

Projects financed as part of the Plastic in the Arctic programme (Application year 2018 project year 2019. The Plastic in the Arctic programme is financed under the "incentive midler" programme at the Fram Centre)

Project title

Principle Investigator

Lead institutte

Granted financing

Project nr.

Urbanization in the Arctic: Distribution of microplastic fibers from waste water in time and space together with the exposure risk for biota in an arctic fjord (FiberTransport)

Dorte Herzke

NILU

375000

pa042018

Bar​ents Sea Transport, ​ Res​idence and De​​stiny of Plastic Particles (BARRICADE)

Johannes Röhrs

Met

550000

pa052018

Plastics and associated pollutants in northern fulmars, a novel approach (PLASTFUL)

Geir W. Gabrielsen

NPI

250000

pa072018

The effect of degradation and biofilm formation on the fate and ingestion of microplastic fibres in the Arctic (Arctic Fibre)

Lisbet Sørensen

Sintef

550000

pa092018

The Arctic Microplastic Lab

Claudia Halsband

APN

300000

pa102018

Seabirds as indicators of distribution, trends and population level effects of plastic in the Arctic marine environment

Nina Dehnhard

NINA

275000

pa112018