The Eastern Arctic Seas Encyclopedia

2016 Edition
| Editors: Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy, Aleksandr V. Semenov

“Lena-Nordenskiöld”

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24237-8_306

“Lena-Nordenskiöld” – the International Biological Station, founded in 1995 in the delta of the Lena on the money of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for carrying out international scientific research in the public Ust-Lenskiy Nature Reserve. The station is located on the right bank of the Bykovskaya arm of the Lena Delta 70 km from Tiksi. The station building is built of Daurskaya larch in the traditional Siberian style. It has all necessary conditions for life and scientific work. In the vicinity of the station, there are many bird nests; not far from it, there is a migration way of musk oxen herds.

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