CPE offers several courses related to polar ecology. Above all "Polar ecology course" consisting of two components, Life and Earth science. The course itself consists of 1 week intensive theoretical preparation in respective fields of interest and then especially 10 days field work on the Josef Svoboda research station in Svalbard.
The infrastructre is located in central part of Svalbard (map) and consists of three units:
Josef Elster was elected new Chairman of IASC
Centre for Polar Ecology represents the Czech Republic in the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC). The CPE leader was elected Chairman of the Terrestrial Panel. >