Title. International Network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the Arctic.
Funding. EU FP7 project “Alpinobombus”.
Abstract. The project has a main objective to build capacity for identifying, understanding, predicting and responding to diverse environmental changes throughout the wide environmental and land-use envelopes of the Arctic. INTERACT also specifically seeks to build capacity for research and monitoring in the European Arctic and beyond, and is offering access to numerous research stations through the Transnational Access program. The laboratory of Zoology of Mons is involved in monitoring the bumblebee fauna in northern territories such as Alaska.