Ny-Alesund, Spitsbergen

NILU_logo_200The Zeppelin station at Ny-Alesund is run by NILU providing a continuous carbon dioxide and methane record.

Bag sampling for methane concentration analysis and methane carbon isotopes are collected by NILU on a daily basis (Monday – Friday) and Tanks are filled fortnightly for carbon dioxide and methane carbon isotopes and concentrations. All measurements of tanks and bags are carried out by the RHUL greenhouse gas research group.