Type of activity

  • Fieldwork

Registration of

  • Seasonal changes in nature


  • Notebook
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • GPS

Phenology of the North Calotte is an initiative aimed at stimulating schools to actively take part in nature observations and registrations. Phenology is about observing temporal changes in nature and registering what happens at different seasons. Phenology data contribute to increased ecological knowledge and is also useful when studying climate changes and traditional use of nature resources.

Learning objective

Yearly gather phenological data and understand the relationship between the climate and natural cycles. To contribute to a phenology database for a larger region for use to examine regional as well as temporal differences in phenological events.

The data contributed by participants are available on the results section of this project and can be used for comparisons across years and regions.

Siste registreringer

School N 2, Kandalaksja (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — tirsdag 4. desember

School N 4,Terskyi (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — tirsdag 6. november

School 8, marina (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — søndag 21. oktober

School N 4,Terskyi (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — onsdag 10. oktober

School N 4,Terskyi (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — onsdag 10. oktober

school1 (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — mandag 24. september

School N 4,Terskyi (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — søndag 23. september

School N 11, Rajakoski (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — torsdag 20. september

Kirkenes ungdomsskole (Finnmark, Norway) — tirsdag 18. september

School ¹ 7, Smolekho Ivan (Murmanskaya oblast, Russia) — mandag 10. september