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flora of Disko Island and the adjacent coast of West Greenland

Morten P. Porsild

flora of Disko Island and the adjacent coast of West Greenland

from 66-̊71 ̊n. lat. : with remarks on phytogeography, ecology, flowering, fructification and hibernation

by Morten P. Porsild

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Published by Bianco Lunas Bogtrykkeri in København .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Greenland -- Disko Island.,
  • Botany -- Greenland.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Morten P. Porsild ; assisted by A. Erling Porsild.
    SeriesMeddelelser om Grønland -- Bd. 58, nr. 1, Arbejder fra den Danske arktiske station paa Disko -- nr. 11, Publications from the Danish Arctic Station on Disko Island, Greenland -- nr. 11
    ContributionsPorsild, A. E. 1901-1977
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ115 .D39 v. 58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p. :
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19855304M

    Hybridization between Pyrola grandiflora and Pyrola minor in West Greenland: a tension zone maintained by clonality. Thure P. Hauser, a Marietta Boje Bohr, a Dorte Nygaard Dienst, a Knud Brian Nielsen, b Marianne Philipp b. a Department of Agriculture and Ecology, University of Copenhagen, Roligheds Frederiksberg, Denmark. The only younger bedrock formations in West Greenland are the flat-lying Cretaceous and Tertiary sedimentary and volcanic rocks occurring on the ⇑ among others on ⇑ vicinity of Disko Island and N u ⇑ û gssuaq Peninsula. These comprise conglomerates.

    We report on a revisit in to sites where vegetation was recorded in and on Disko Island, West Greenland. Re-sampling of the same clones of the grass Phleum alpinum after 39 years showed complete stability in biometrics but dramatic earlier onset of various phenological stages that were not related to changes in population density. In a fell-field community, there was a net. Qeqertarsuaq, founded in , is located on the south coast of Disko Island on the west coast of Greenland. The Greenlandic name Qeqertarsuaq means a The Large Island (from Greenlandic qeqertaq = island) and indeed it is, measuring 8, square km (3, sq miles) in contrast the island of Manhattan boasts 59 square km (~23 sq miles).

    Qeqertarsuaq (Disko Island) has legendary origins. According to the tale, two hunters out searching for seals in South Greenland were so annoyed that the island was in their way, they towed it from its southern locale, using only their kayaks and a strand of hair from an infant. Spying the approaching island, a witch in Ilulissat cast a spell. Qeqertarsuaq means ”the large island” and it is indeed Greenland’s largest island. If you are interested. in geology, you will enjoy a stay here. The island lies in the middle of Disco Bay, about 70 km from the mainland and can be reached in a day’s sailing. The island is different from the rest of Greenland as it is of volcanic origin.


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Here’s why Greenland’s west coast is the most epic way to see the Arctic. An indigenous culture tied to the outdoors. Photo: on the west coast, and book a tour with one of the local experts.

Disko Island is the biggest island in Baffin Bay, which is more like a massive arm of the North Atlantic Sea in which Disko Bay looks like a. The flora of Disko Island and the adjacent coast of West Greenland M.P. Porsild Botanische Beobachtungen in der Nunatakkerzone Ostgrönlands zwischen 74° und 75° N.

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The remarkable coastline of West Greenland has seen many changes since the first humans arrived over 4, years ago.

Gain an incomparable insight into the wildlife, fascinating traditional cultures and ever-changing ice that characterises this compelling island on a special voyage to one of the most remote regions in the world. The flora of Disko Island and adjacent coast of west Greenland, from 66°–71°N.

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and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Disko Island, Greenland (CNN) — Sailing across the clear blue sea from the west coast of Greenland, a lush green island surrounded by dazzling white icebergs comes into view.

Arriving to the East Greenland allows you to deep dive into a different world, which looks nothing alike the West coast in Disko Bay area. Next you will be transferred to Tasiilaq.

This short ride will give you the fantastic opportunity to get a first sight at the beautiful and remote location of the small town Tasiilaq. Further north, Disko Island is a paradise for flora-lovers. Half of Greenland’s more than species of flowering plants, horsetails and ferns are found on this old volcanic island.

COMMON FLOWERS. Although Greenland geographically belongs to North America, the. from the rest of Greenland due to its volcanic origin and its landscape is characterised by red-tinged basalt mountains, verdant hilltops, interesting rock figures and hot springs.

Disko Island is well-known for its beautiful nature, abundant flora and interesting geology, that. A short hike leads you to the coast, and here you will see the huge icebergs grounded at the Disko Bay or slowly drifting by in the Bay.

"Brættet" See today’s catch on the local fish market “Brættet”. On the Disko Island you will find many fine trout rivers and the island has proud traditions of. Disko Island is a large island in Baffin Bay, off the west coast of has an area of 8, km2, making it the second largest island of Greenland (after the main island of Greenland) and one of the largest islands in the name Qeqertarsuaq means The Large Island (from Qeqertaq = island).

The island is separated from Nuussuaq Peninsula in the northeast by the Sullorsuaq. Explore Disko Bay. Why not make the most of your trip to west Greenland and extend your stay in the smaller towns and settlements in the Disko Bay surroundings.

Located just South of Ilulissat, Ilimanaq is a remote and authentic Greenlandic destination with just over 53 inhabitants.day Round Trip to Kangerlussuaq, Disko Island, Ilulissat, and Eqi.

Please note: New itinerary for this trip in This is our very special round trip in the Disko Bay, where you will discover the most beautiful places like pearls on a string. This trip gives you the feeling of .Porsild, Morten P. & A. E. Porsild () The Flora of Disko Island and the Adjacent Coast of West Greenland from 66° ° N.

lat. First Part. Meddelelser om Grønland, vol. 58, Nr. (1) Porsild, A.E. () Contributions to the Flora of West-Greenland at 70°°45´ N. lat. Meddelelser om Grønland vol.

58 (2).