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170 viewsNSIDC Drew Slater and team examining snow crystals on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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208 viewsMatt Sturm of the U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) examining snowpack stratigraphy in a snow pit on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 Snownet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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210 viewsKelley Elder of the U.S. Forest Service with a fully loaded sled of equipment on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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174 viewsCRREL’s Matt Sturm and team examining snow crystals on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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173 viewsKelley Elder of the U.S. Forest Service examining depthoar crystals on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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162 viewsKelley Elder of the U.S. Forest Service takes snow samples on the tundra near the Brooks mountain range during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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164 viewsNSIDC graduate student Allison Hurley sampling snow depth on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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212 viewsA sled of equipment awaits the team outside the silver bullet shelter on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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173 viewsMatt Sturm of the U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) and NSIDC’s Drew Slater discussing sampling strategy on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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159 viewsA view of the Brooks mountain range on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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165 viewsNSIDC’s Mark Serreze on the tundra near the Brooks mountain range during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark SerrezeMay 23, 2012
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184 viewsRonald Weaver (fifth from left) accepts an award for the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) with representatives of the RMH Group, an engineering consulting firm, on May 14, 2012 in Santa Clara, California. The Uptime Institute conferred the two organizations with the 2012 Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Award for the Green Data Center project, an on-budget retrofit project which reduced the data center's energy use by 90 percent. Weaver is Principal Investigator and Manager of the NASA Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) at NSIDC. --Credit: Uptime InstituteMay 17, 2012
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