The expedition includes maintenance work at the Wasa and Svea stations, as well as support for the research project MAGIC-DML, which will primarily operate in the Vestfjella and Heimefrontfjella regions, the large nunatak areas located near Wasa and Svea.
December 2023 to February 2024
Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica
Type of expedition: Landbased
Expeditin leader: Håkan Grudd
Research projects: 1
Research leader: Arjen Stroeven
The Swedish Polar Research Secretariat organises DML 2023/24 with the agency's own funding.
Time for a new Swedish Antarctic expedition
During this year's Antarctic expedition DML 2023/24, the researchers seek to answer how Antarctica will develop in a future with a warmer climate. Part of the answer lies in the bedrock and erratics deposited by the ice sheet.