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Most viewed - North Slope SNOWNET 2013
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95 viewsPart of Brooks Range rises over the distance.
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92 viewsThe Alaska Pipeline transports oil 800 miles from the North Slope to Valdez, Alaska.
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90 viewsResearchers prepare their snowmobiles during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) field project in Alaska's North Slope.
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89 viewsSnowmobiles stand by at field camp during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in Alaska's North Slope.
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86 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.
     
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