The Bjerknes Centre is a collaboration on climate research, between the University of Bergen, NORCE, the Institute of Marine Research, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre.

SNACS news

SNACS will take a multidisciplinary approach to understand and predict the subpolar North Atlantic. SNACS will conduct a number of field studies targeting the present behavior of the SPNA. This includes hydrographic cruises, and autonomous sampling from ships of opportunity and drifting buoys.

In April 2015 SNACS researchers were on a cruise to the Irminger Sea. Take a look at the photo story here 


In May 2014 a set of two ARGO floats were deployed south of Iceland (story in Norwegian)

ARGO float cycle
ARGO float cycle