Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Who's Who - Polar Acronyms

British Antarctic Survey
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Polar Sciences
  • research_institute
  • Antarctic
  • Logistics Operations
  • Research Institute
The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) has a long and distinguished history of carrying out research and surveys in the Antarctic and surrounding regions, undertaking most of the British research on the frozen continent. As a major research centre of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), BAS:
- Provide a national capability for Antarctic science and logistics
- Carry out scientific research, long-term observations and surveys that cannot be done by anyone else in the UK
- Provide a focus for international co-operation and programme co-ordination
- Concentrate on issues fundamental to NERC's science strategy and conservation of the Antarctic environment

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Huginbakken 14
9019 Tromsø
Email: info(at)

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