Polar Fieldwork Planning

Principal Investigators are responsible for ensuring that the following actions listed on the following pages for Antarctic and Arctic fieldwork are undertaken, to the stated deadlines, in preparation for fieldwork:

Antarctic Fieldwork Planning

Actions and deadlines required when planning your field season in the Antarctic. This is for proposals that are already in receipt of funding and includes information on preliminary environmental assessment forms, permit applications, Antarctic research hazard assessments and shipping requirements.

Arctic Fieldwork Planning

Information on the NERC research station, travel, equipment requirements, Health and Safety considerations and shipping

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Twin Otter aircraft at Rothera Research Station, Antarctica