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Party: Poland
2016/2017 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: “Arctowski” Polish Antarctic Station
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Admiralty Bay   Lat: 62º 09´ 41´´ S   Long: 58º 28´ 10´´ W  
Maximum Population: 35
Medical Facilities: Doctor, basic medical facilities usually available
Remarks / Description: “Arctowski” Station is located on a flat marine gravel terrace 6 m asl and ca 500 meters east of Point Thomas on the western shore of Admiralty Bay on King George Island. The area around the station is ice-free. The station consists of several buildings (living quarters, laboratories, warehouses, power plant, Tourist Information Centre, lighthouse). Fuel tanks (projected for 150 sqm) and the old main fuel tank (in renovation) are situated ca 700 m from the main building. The station is located within the Antarctic Specially Management Area No.1.
Name: Demay
Type: Refuge
Location:
Site Name: Paradise Cove   Lat: 62°13´S   Long: 58°26´30´´W  
Accommodation Capacity: 4
Medical Facilities: field medical kit available during summer for emergency use
Remarks / Description: The refuge (wood hut) is situated on a flat marine gravel terrace in Paradise Cove between Demay Point and Uchatka Point, ca 10 km from Arctowski Station. The refuge can be reached both by Zodiac and by foot. It is located within the Antarctic Specially Protected Area No 128.
Name: Lions Rump
Type: Refuge
Location:
Site Name: King George Bay   Lat: 62°06´S   Long: 58°05´W  
Accommodation Capacity: 4
Medical Facilities: field medical kit available during summer for emergency use
Remarks / Description: The refuge (wood hut) is situated on a flat marine gravel terrace on the western shore of King George Bay near Lions Rump (ca 35 km from Arctowski Station). The refuge can be reached only by Zodiac. It is located near the boundry of the Antarctic Specially Protected Area No 151.

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: m/v Polar Pioneer
Country of Registry: Russian Federation
Number of Voyages: 2
Maximum Crew: 16
Maximum Passengers: 54
Remarks:
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
19 Oct 2016 Mar del Plata, Argentine 04 Nov 2016 Stanley, Falkland Islands
26 Oct 2016 South Shetland Islands
logistic and scientific support
25 Mar 2017 Stanley, Falkland Islands 10 Apr 2017 Mar del Plata, Argentine
28 Mar 2017 South Shetland Islands
logistic and scientific support

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: UAV
Category: Intracontinental flights
Period From: 01/11/2016
Period To: 15/12/2016
Remarks: Polish-Norwegian monitoring program using fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to collect geospatial environmental data will begin in the Admiralty Bay (King George Island). UAV model: PW-Zoom1 (MTOM – 16.8 kg, Wingspan < 3.0 m, Max flight distance in flight – 200 km, Max flight time – 120 min, Fuel – 95 octane gasoline). Period of operation: 01.11.2016 – 15.12.216 (may be shortened or extended depending on weather conditions) Area of operation: ASPA No 128 Western Shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, ASPA No 151 Lions Rump, King George Island. If time and weather permit air operations will be extended to the northern shore of King George Island (Rocky Pt., Stigant Pt., Davey Pt., Melville Pt.), as well as to Penguin Island and Turret Point (King George Bay). Flight altitude: 300 – 600 m AGL Take-offs and landings will be done at Arctowski Station.

Research Rockets Report
Military
Vessel-Based Report
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Vessel-Based Operations
Operator:
Name: Selma Expeditions Sp. z o.o.
Contact Address: ul. Włościańska 19e/3, 51-514 Wrocław, Poland
Email Address: info@selmaexpeditions.com
Website Address: www.selmaexpeditions.com
Name of Vessel: Selma Expeditions
Country of Registry: Poland
Number of Voyages:
Maximum Crew: 12
Maximum Passengers: 10
Remarks: first two cruises: 1: Ushuaia - Stanley - South Georgia - Elephant Island - King George Island - Deception Island_Ushuaia 2: Ushuaia - South Georgia - Orkney Islands - Elephant Island - King George Island - Deception Island - Ushuaia
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader

Operator:
Name: Stowarzyszenie Concept Sailing
Contact Address: ul. Osterwy 45 A, 30-740 Kraków, Poland
Email Address: slarudnicki@gmail.com
Website Address:
Name of Vessel: Nashachata II
Country of Registry: UK
Number of Voyages:
Maximum Crew: 12
Maximum Passengers: 0
Remarks:
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader
04 Dec 2016 Ushuaia 20 Dec 2016 Ushuaia Pawel Stolzmann

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Arctowski Station Latitude: 62°09´45´´S Longitude: 58°28´W
Visit Date07/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Deception Island Latitude: 62°57´S Longitude: 60°38´W
Visit Date08/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Murray Harbor Latitude: 64°21´S Longitude: 61°35´W
Visit Date09/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mikkelsen Harbor Latitude: 63º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 60º 47´ 00´´ W
Visit Date09/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64º 32´ 00´´ S Longitude: 61º 59´ 00´´ W
Visit Date10/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date11/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Orne Islands Latitude: 64º 40´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 40´ 00´´ W
Visit Date12/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Cuverville Island Latitude: 64º 41´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 38´ 00´´ W
Visit Date12/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mount banck Latitude: 64º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 03´ 00´´ W
Visit Date13/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors8
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Danco Island Latitude: 64º 44´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 37´ 00´´ W
Visit Date13/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Port Lockroy Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date14/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Wiencke Island/Jougla Point & Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 50´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date14/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Wiencke Island/Dorian Bay, Damoy Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 32´ 00´´ W
Visit Date14/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
23 Dec 2016 Ushuaia 14 Jan 2017 Ushuaia Slawomir Rudnicki

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Arctowski Station Latitude: 62°09´45´´S Longitude: 58°28´W
Visit Date25/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Deception Island Latitude: 62°57´S Longitude: 60°38´W
Visit Date26/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mikkelsen Harbor Latitude: 63º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 60º 47´ 00´´ W
Visit Date27/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Murray Harbour Latitude: 64°21´S Longitude: 61°35´W
Visit Date28/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: 
Duration of landing
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date28/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date29/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Orne Islands Latitude: 64º 39´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 40´ 00´´ W
Visit Date30/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Cuverville Island Latitude: 64º 41´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 38´ 00´´ W
Visit Date30/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mount banck Latitude: 64º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 03´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors8
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Danco Island Latitude: 64º 44´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 37´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Port Lockroy Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date01/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Wiencke Island/Jougla Point & Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 50´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date01/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 83´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 50´ 00´´ W
Visit Date01/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors8
Activities: Climbing, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Booth Island Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 64°01´W
Visit Date03/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Galindez Island, Argentine Islands Archipelago, Antarctic Peninsula Latitude: 65º 15´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 15´ 00´´ W
Visit Date04/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date04/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Pleneau Island Latitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ S Longitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ W
Visit Date04/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Prospect Point Latitude: 66°00´S Longitude: 65°21´W
Visit Date05/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Tutton Point Latitude: 66°53´S Longitude: 67°36´W
Visit Date06/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Johannessen Harbor Latitude: 65°26´S Longitude: 65°25´W
Visit Date07/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Hugo Island Latitude: 64°57´S Longitude: 65°45´W
Visit Date08/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Arthur Harbour, Palmer basin Latitude: 64º 50´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date09/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Torgersen Island Latitude: 64º 46´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 05´ 00´´ W
Visit Date09/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
15 Jan 2017 Ushuaia 05 Feb 2017 Ushuaia Zbigniew Jalocha

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Arctowski Station Latitude: 62°09´45´´S Longitude: 58°28´W
Visit Date18/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Deception Island Latitude: 62°57´S Longitude: 60°38´W
Visit Date19/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mikkelsen Harbor Latitude: 63º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 60º 47´ 00´´ W
Visit Date20/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Murray Harbour Latitude: 64°21´S Longitude: 61°35´W
Visit Date21/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date21/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date22/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Orne Islands Latitude: 64º 39´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 40´ 00´´ W
Visit Date23/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Cuverville Island Latitude: 64º 41´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 38´ 00´´ W
Visit Date23/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mount banck Latitude: 64º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 03´ 00´´ W
Visit Date24/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors8
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Danco Island Latitude: 64º 44´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 37´ 00´´ W
Visit Date24/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Port Lockroy Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date25/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Booth Island Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 64°00´W
Visit Date27/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Pleneau Island Latitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ S Longitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ W
Visit Date28/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Winter Island Latitude: 65º 15´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 16´ 00´´ W
Visit Date28/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date28/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Prospect Point Latitude: 66°00´S Longitude: 65°21´W
Visit Date29/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Tutton Point Latitude: 66°53´S Longitude: 67°36´W
Visit Date30/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Johannessen Harbour Latitude: 65°25´S Longitude: 65°25´W
Visit Date31/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
06 Feb 2017 Ushuaia 01 Mar 2017 Ushuaia Slawomir Wójtowicz

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Arctowski Station Latitude: 62°09´45´´S Longitude: 58°28´W
Visit Date10/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Deception Island Latitude: 62°57´S Longitude: 60°38´W
Visit Date11/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mikkelsen Harbour Latitude: 63º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 60º 47´ 00´´ W
Visit Date12/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date13/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Murray Harbour Latitude: 64°21´S Longitude: 61°35´W
Visit Date13/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date14/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Orne Islands Latitude: 64º 39´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 40´ 00´´ W
Visit Date15/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Cuverville Island Latitude: 64º 41´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 38´ 00´´ W
Visit Date15/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Mount banck Latitude: 64º 54´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 03´ 00´´ W
Visit Date16/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors8
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Danco Island Latitude: 64º 44´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 37´ 00´´ W
Visit Date16/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Wiencke Island/Jougla Point & Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 50´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date17/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Galindez Island, Argentine Islands Archipelago, Antarctic Peninsula Latitude: 65º 15´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 15´ 00´´ W
Visit Date17/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Port Lockroy Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date17/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Booth Island Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 64°01´W
Visit Date19/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date20/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Pleneau Island Latitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ S Longitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ W
Visit Date20/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Prospect Point Latitude: 66°00´S Longitude: 65°21´W
Visit Date21/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Tutton Point Latitude: 66°53´S Longitude: 67°36´W
Visit Date22/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Johannessen Harbour Latitude: 65°25´S Longitude: 65°25´W
Visit Date23/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors12
Activities: Extended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing

Land-Based Operations
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Land-Based Operations
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Denial of Authorizations
Area Protection and Management Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 11/2016
Number of people permitted: 2
Permit Period: From:  05 Jan 2017   To:  02 Feb 2017
Purpose: Identification and determination of chemical compounds present in water taken from the western shore of Admiralty Bay (King George Island
Summary of activities: collecting water samples
Event or project name/number: Pollution levels in Antarctic fresh and marine waters
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 12/2016
Number of people permitted: 3
Permit Period: From:  18 Jan 2017   To:  03 Feb 2017
Purpose: The main goal of the project is to define how cryoconites influence glacial superficial processes eg. surface albedo, melting, changes of surface roughness
Summary of activities: mapping glaciers’ surface sampling water and mineral material from cryoconites
Event or project name/number: The role of cryoconites in functioning of glaciers
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 2/2016
Number of people permitted: 2
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  30 Oct 2017
Purpose: Ecological monitoring – long-term bird and pinniped observations programme on King-George Island, Establishing a CEMP Camera Network in Subarea 48.1, Tracking the overwinter habitat use of krill dependent predators from Subarea 48.1
Summary of activities: birds & pinnipeds census and observations, servicing remote cameras, putting tracking devices on penguins
Event or project name/number: Ecological monitoring – long-term bird and pinniped observations programme on King-George Island
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 3/2016
Number of people permitted: 3
Permit Period: From:  01 Jan 2017   To:  31 Mar 2017
Purpose: research on foraging ecology of Wilson’s storm petrel (Oceanites oceanicus), and black-bellied storm petrel (Fregetta tropica) on King George Island (South Shetlands), collecting biological samples, putting GPS loggers on birds
Summary of activities: collecting biological samples, putting GPS loggers on birds
Event or project name/number: Foraging ecology of two sympatric storm petrels breeding in the maritime Antarctic

ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 4/2016
Number of people permitted: 4
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  15 Dec 2016
Purpose: technical support for flights by UAVs
Summary of activities:
Event or project name/number: MONICA - A novel approach to monitoring the impact of climate change on Antarctic ecosystems
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 5/2016
Number of people permitted: 1
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  30 Oct 2017
Purpose: installation and operation of the weather station, film and photographic documentation
Summary of activities:
Event or project name/number: Meteorological observations in Admiralty Bay area
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 6/2016
Number of people permitted: 1
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  30 Oct 2017
Purpose: Hydrology of glaciers of the Western shore of the Admiralty Bay, Multidisciplinary monitoring program in Admiralty Bay (Subarea 48.1), King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Atmospheric pollutants in freshwaters on King George Island
Summary of activities: hydrological monitoring on the forefronts of glaciers located on the western shore of the Admiralty Bay, collecting water, snow and sediment samples for chemical analysis
Event or project name/number: Hydrology of glaciers of the Western shore of the Admiralty Bay
ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 7/2016
Number of people permitted: 1
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  31 Mar 2017
Purpose: Hydrology of glaciers of the Western shore of the Admiralty Bay, Multidisciplinary monitoring program in Admiralty Bay (Subarea 48.1), King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Atmospheric pollutants in freshwaters on King George Island
Summary of activities: hydrological monitoring on the forefronts of glaciers located on the western shore of the Admiralty Bay, collecting water, snow and sediment samples for chemical analysis
Event or project name/number: Hydrology of glaciers of the Western shore of the Admiralty Bay

ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 8/2016
Number of people permitted: 3
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  30 Oct 2017
Purpose: Demay” refuge maintenance and resupply
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ASPA: Number:  128    Name:  Western shore of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 9/2016
Number of people permitted: 1
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  31 Mar 2017
Purpose: coordination of research projects realized at the Arctowski Station
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ASPA: Number:  151    Name:  Lions Rump, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 1/2016
Number of people permitted: 4
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  31 Mar 2017
Purpose: Ecological monitoring – long-term bird and pinniped observations programme on King-George Island, Establishing a CEMP Camera Network in Subarea 48.1, Tracking the overwinter habitat use of krill dependent predators from Subarea 48.1
Summary of activities: environmental monitoring, birds & pinnipeds census and observations, weighting of eggs and fledglings of Pygoscelis adeliae and P. papua, monitoring the potential impact of UAVs on wildlife, servicing remote cameras, putting tracking devices on penguins, monitoring the potential impact of UAVs on wildlife
Event or project name/number: Ecological monitoring – long-term bird and pinniped observations programme on King-George Island
ASPA: Number:  151    Name:  Lions Rump, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 10/2016
Number of people permitted: 1
Permit Period: From:  01 Nov 2016   To:  31 Mar 2017
Purpose: coordination of research projects realized at the Arctowski Station
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ASPA: Number:  151    Name:  Lions Rump, King George Island, South Shetland Islands (More Details)
Permit Number: 13/2016
Number of people permitted: 3
Permit Period: From:  01 Mar 2017   To:  31 Mar 2017
Purpose: Research on foraging ecology of Wilson’s storm petrel (Oceanites oceanicus), and black-bellied storm petrel (Fregetta tropica) on King George Island (South Shetlands)
Summary of activities:
Event or project name/number: Foraging ecology of two sympatric storm petrels breeding in the maritime Antarctic
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