Last additions - North Slope SNOWNET 2013
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108 viewsA researcher's winter gloves provide a sense of scale to sastrugi, sharp irregular grooves or ridges formed on a snow surface by wind erosion, seen during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.Jul 19, 2013
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110 viewsSnowmobiles stand by at field camp during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in Alaska's North Slope.Jul 19, 2013
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112 viewsThe Alaska Pipeline transports oil 800 miles from the North Slope to Valdez, Alaska.Jul 19, 2013
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128 viewsSastrugi, sharp irregular grooves or ridges formed on a snow surface by wind erosion, are seen here next to snowmobile tracks during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in the North Slope of Alaska.Jul 19, 2013
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109 viewsResearchers prepare their snowmobiles during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) field project in Alaska's North Slope.Jul 19, 2013
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129 viewsNSIDC Director Mark Serreze poses on the Arctic tundra, during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.Jul 19, 2013
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131 viewsBrooks Range provides a backdrop for instruments used in snow cover measurement during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) fieldwork in Alaska.Jul 19, 2013
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136 viewsA researcher measures snow depth during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in Alaska's North Slope.Jul 19, 2013
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135 viewsSnowshoes are indispensable when setting up instruments to measure snow cover during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) fieldwork in Alaska.Jul 19, 2013
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137 viewsResearchers measure snow depth during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in Alaska.Jul 19, 2013
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130 viewsNSIDC Director Mark Serreze poses on the Arctic tundra, during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.Jul 19, 2013
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126 viewsField camp crew check the research plane on standby during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) fieldwork in Alaska.Jul 19, 2013
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