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358 viewsThis thin sea ice has buckled
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
356 viewsTide cracks in the sea ice around grounded icebergs; the trail made by the front loader used to collect glacier ice for melting runs through the middle.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
349 viewsSiorapaluk, the world's northernmost community, looms in the snow-filled air late in the day.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
347 viewsThree stone inukshuks on the hillside behind Qaanaaq are often used as trail markers or to herd caribou for hunting purposes.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
347 viewsWe are forced to travel on the ice-foot at the edge of the land due to the thin ice.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
346 viewsJoelie drives Jens's dogs.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
346 viewsView from the helicopter near the coast by Jakobshavn glacier, where the ice becomes very choppy.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
345 viewsThe sun gets lower on the journey back to Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
337 viewsThe ice-covered Inglefield Fjord lies in the background behind the town of Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
335 viewsA stone inukshuk on the hillside above Qaanaaq is still in the shade as the first light of dawn catches the icebergs in the frozen fjord.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
333 viewsA view of the entire town of Kanger from the top of a nearby hill. You can see the landing strip and airport in the background and the series of buildings that form the main street in the foreground. I was expecting snow and ice when I showed up, but my first experience in Greenland was drab, rocky hills and sandy terrain. The weather was brisk but not very cold.

Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
331 viewsThe flag of Pilersuisoq marks the general store in Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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