Paamiut


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Paamiut

(pä`mēo͞ot'), formerly

Frederikshåb

(frĭth`rĭgzhôp'), town (1996 pop. 2,040), Paamiut dist., SW Greenland; founded in 1792. Fishing, seal hunting, and sheep raising are the main occupations.
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Paamiut 1958; Anomaly ([degrees]C) 0.9 1.3 62[degrees] N, Max Year 2010 2010 49.7[degrees]W, Min Year 1984 1984 36 m a.s.l.
In a statement, the French Bureau of Enquiry and Analysis for Civil Aviation Safety (BEA) said flight data was used to track the parts to a remote area of Greenland the agency described as "a wasteland covered with ice," around 150 kilometers (93 miles) southeast of the city of Paamiut.
Berrimilla continued across the Davis Strait where they passed several polar bears swimming, and into Nuuk and then Paamiut in Greenland, finally sailing across the Atlantic to the UK where Peter Crozier joined the yacht at Falmouth for the Rolex Fastnet Race and the return leg to Australia.
The airport in Paamiut will be more expensive than the one in Qaanaaq, but the two should not be compared, according to Miki Hoegh of the Greenlandic airport authority GLV (Gronlands Lufthavnsvaesen).
It has been estimated that the Paamiut airport will be more expensive than the one in Qaanaaq, but in comparison, it will have an 800-metre tarmac runway and a air traffic control tower.
In contrast, temperatures in south and southwest Greenland (e.g., Paamiut, Narsarsuaq, Qaqortoq, and Prins Christian Sund) were 1.5 standard deviations below the 1981-2010 average, with temperature anomalies as much as -2.6[degrees]C at Narsarsuaq (Tedesco et al.
In 1992, the entire coastal region between Paamiut and Disko Bay (62[degrees] to 69[degrees] N) was surveyed for breeding seabirds, and lesser black-backed gulls were found at two sites (Table 1).
For this integrated case study, we examine linkages between atmospheric conditions (including the North Atlantic Oscillation), ocean circulation, ecosystem conditions, fishery activities, and the livelihoods and population changes of two West Greenland towns: Sisimiut, south of Disko Bay, and Paamiut, on the southwest coast.
During the period 1979 to 1992, precipitation (mm) and mean winter (December to February), and spring (March to May) temperatures were obtained from four climatic stations at Paamiut (62[degrees]00 'N, 49[degrees]40 'W), Sisimiut (66[degrees]56 'N, 53[degrees]42 'W), Aasiaat (68[degrees]42 'N, 52[degrees]53 'W), and Kangerlussuaq (67[degrees]01 'N, 50[degrees]42 'W).
The aerial surveys were designed to identify locations and numbers of moulting and post-breeding waterfowl along the western coast of Greenland, between Paamiut (62[degrees] N) and Avanersuaq (79[degrees] N) (Fig.
The colonies (with Danish names in brackets) in the Southern Inspectorate were Qaqortoq [Julianehab], Paamiut [Frederikshab], Qeqertarsuatsiaat [Fiskenaesset], Nuuk [Godthab], Maniitsoq [Sukkertoppen] and Sisimiut [Holsteinsborg].