About the project

Hjørnedal: Outi Tervo and Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen In 2010 Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen and his colleague Hans Chr. Schmidt discovered that Hjørnedal in Scoresby Sound was an ideal place for live capturing of narwhals. They have been capturing narwhals in West Greenland and Canada for 20 years but needed a good place in East Greenland where they could work with the whales. The first capturing and tagging of narwhals in East Greenland took place in Hjørnedal in 2010 and the locality … Continue reading About the projectRead more