ATCM
Antarctic Treaty
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Party: Sweden
2017/2018 Annual Information
Forward Plans
Science Activities in Previous Year
Scientific Information - Science Activities in Previous Year
Project Name/Number: MAGIC-DML
Discipline: Climate studies
Principal Investigator: Dr. Arjen Stroeven
Main Activity/ Remarks: Collecting rock samples for isotope studies regarding ice height/past climate
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Additional Information:  
Operating Period: From:  20 Dec 2017   To:  31 Jan 2018
Areas of Operation
Borgmassivet

Station Report
Vessels Report
Aircrat Report
Research Rockets Report
Military
Vessel-Based Report
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Vessel-Based Operations
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

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

Denial of Authorizations
Aircrat Report
Compliance with the Protocol Report
Environmental Information - Compliance with the Protocol
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Contingency Plans Report
Environmental Impact Assessment: Procedures Report
Environmental Information - Environmental Impact Assessment (Procedures)
No new procedures were established during this reporting period.

Environmental Impact Assessment Report
Environmental Information - Environmental Impact Assessment (IEE/CEE List - Annex I)
Type: IEE
Title: MAGIC - DML 2017/18
Organization(s) responsible: Swedish Polar Research Secretariat
Activity: Geological sampling in Dronning Maud Land to study former ice thickness variations
Topics: - Drilling (ice/rock)
- Field camp
- Science
- Waste management
Locations: Site name: Borgmassivet
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Site name: Kirwanveggen
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Site name: Sanae IV and surroundings
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Decision/Comment: Environmental impact from the Science projekt is considered to be at most minor or transitory, and from the logistic activities the impact will likely be at most minor or transitory.
Type: IEE
Title: Ocean- and freshwater forcing of the West Antarctic ice shelves and their grounding zones: Using new technology to address a global challenge
Organization(s) responsible: KOPRI
Activity: Scientific sampling onboard the Korean icebreaker ARAON
Topics: - Science
Locations: Site name: Amundsen Sea
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Period/length of the activity: 2017 Dec 14 - 2018 Feb 07
Decision/Comment: Minor or transient impact from the activity.

Environmental Impact Assessment - Follow-up Activities Report
Conservation of Fauna and Flora Report
Waste Management Plans Report
Waste Management Inventory of Past Activities Report
Prevention of Marine Pollution: Measures Report
Environmental Information - Prevention of Marine Pollution
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Measures Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Measures)
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Permit, Visit and Activities Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Permit, Visit and Activities)
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Change or Damage Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Change or Damage)
No change or damage was observed during this reporting period.

General Report