The dry vegetation typeAlso on the dry vegetation type, we use board walks to minimize the effect of trampling on the vegetation.
Near the experiment, we have put up signs for the visitors. The text reads:
This is a field experiment studying the combined effects of goose grazing and climatic warming
on vulnerable tundra ecosystems. The experiment is part of a European project on the
FRagility of Arctic Goose habitat: Impacts of Land use, conservation and Elevated temperatures (FRAGILE)
in which 13 research institues from six countries collaborate.
Please don't enter the fenced off areas as your footprints might interfere with the experiment or destroy markers and sensors placed in the vegetation