Expeditionen

Ocean Change

Turn the page Climate change is a fact. The causes are clear and well-known. Besides natural climatic fluctuations, human beings are mainly responsible. A "going on as usual" is no longer possible and, in accordance with intergenerational fairness, unjustifiable. Therefore it is time to act and...

OCEAN CHANGE

Ocean Change "Ocean Change" is the title of Arved Fuchs' current expedition. The 62-year-old from Bad Bramstedt departed with his ship the "Dagmar Aaen" from the harbor in Hamburg on August 5th heading for Tierra del Fuego. The name "Ocean Change" stands for the many changes taking place in the...

Pittarak

Pittarak-Expedition 2014 Arved Fuchs will be setting out on his latest expedition on the 4th of July. The destination aboard his ship the "Dagmar Aaen" is the eastern coast of Greenland. The ship, which has been worked on in the shipyard for the last months, is in the best technical condition....

Spitsbergen 2013

Franz Josef Land On Wednesday the 3rd of July, 2013 Arved Fuchs from Bad Bramstedt is travelling to Tromsø in Norway, where the “Dagmar Aaen” has been since the completion of last year’s expedition. From there, Fuchs will sail with his international crew to the Russian Arctic. The destination of...

Lofoten Islands

The Expedition This year's winter expedition "On the path of the Lofoten Fishermen" has been successfully completed. Our arrival on the small island of Håkøya not far from Tromsø, meant both the end of the expedition and a place of winter rest for the "Dagmar Aaen". After travelling 1.612 sea...

Avanersuaq

Qaanaag From Qaanaaq, the largest community in the region, the tour will continue north with two dog-sleds along the coast to the Humboldt and Petermann glaciers, both of which are shrinking at an extremely fast pace due to the effects of climatic change. Arved Fuchs, Brigitte Ellerbrock, Martin...

Greenland North East

Current situation Arved Fuchs has undertaken two expeditions to the east coast of Greenland in the past – one in 1997/98 and one in the summer of 2006. During the “Arctic Passages” –Tour 1997, the “Dagmar Aaen” spent the winter in Scoresbysund and five years ago Fuchs reached the 74th parallel...

North Atlantic

The path of the Viking The winter spent in Upernavik in Greenland on the "Dagmar Aaen" came to an end with the arrival of the new crewmembers. Arved Fuchs and his crew set off from Hamburg in June of last year on his "North Pole Dusk" expedition during which they jouneyed to the higher northern...

North Pole Dawn

North Pole Dawn Arved Fuchs set sail from the harbour of Hamburg in the 9th of June, 2009, for heading for Iceland (Ice-Climate-Education 2009) and further on in direction of Greenland's north west coast and north-east coast of Canada. This region, with its spectacular high mountain landscape...