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444 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.
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442 viewsAnother view of the C-130.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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438 viewsThe flag of Pilersuisoq marks the general store in Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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435 viewsThe valley surrounding the Akuliarusiarsuup Kuua (Watson River) in Kanger and running out to the frozen mouth of the fjord.

Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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432 viewsThe nearby lake in Kanger, called Tasersuatsiaq in Greenlandic, but also known as Lake Ferguson. The lake is frozen in this photo but had thawed by the time I returned in mid-June. The building is the local row club, as rowing is popular here in the summer. The lake is home to a kind of fish called Arctic char.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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430 viewsPhoto by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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421 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.
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417 viewsIlkoo tries to teach me some string art.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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412 viewsJoelie performs string art.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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410 viewsShari (right) and Lene (left) watch the dogs and sleds getting ready.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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406 viewsFrank performs some string art.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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406 viewsThe group packs up a dogsled for the journey north.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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