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319 viewsMatthew Sturm watches Sveta Berezovskaya and Christopher Hiemstra pack up the gear (Names are in order from left to right)
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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The Master at work318 viewsMatthew Sturm photographs snow layers in a snow pit during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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318 viewsIt gets dark slowly at 77N.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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318 viewsA researcher measures snow depth during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in Alaska's North Slope.
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Setting up the magna-probes317 viewsMatthew Sturm and Mark Serreze set up magna-probes to measure snow depth.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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316 viewsQaanaaq comes within view of the dogsled teams.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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316 viewsYellow tent in the snow
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316 viewsNSIDC Director Mark Serreze poses on the Arctic tundra, during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.
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316 viewsSnowshoes are indispensable when setting up instruments to measure snow cover during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) fieldwork in Alaska.
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316 viewsThe GPR/GPS system broke in the field (notice the hole in the gray), so it rests inside the PolarHaven.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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315 viewsMark Serreze and Sveta Berezovskaya set up magna-probes during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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315 viewsDrew Slater shows the organic and frozen active layer in a permafrost core.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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