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170 viewsCaribou pass by on frozen tundra.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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170 viewsPhoto by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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170 viewsWhile Nic and Russ are off working on the weather station at NASA-SE, I'm digging another snow pit. This one is 2.5 meters (8 feet) deep! At that point, I reached the layer from the previous year's snow surface. Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
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170 viewsA very nice couple from Montana, Mark and Lou, live at Dye-2 in this small, black tent from April to August every year to maintain the air strip for the U.S. Air National Guard mentioned in the previous photo.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
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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 Serreze
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170 viewsLou Albershardt carefully working with the ice core drill.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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Taking Scientific Measurements169 viewsA lone station member taking snow line (snow survey) measurements. Image credit: EWG.
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169 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study. Pat Martin.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
AIDJEX Web site
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169 viewsScientist rejoices at the top of Atigun Gorge.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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169 viewsResearchers measure snow/firn grain size, as well as the depth of a snow pit.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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168 viewsMatthew Sturm hangs out on a hillside in Atigun Gorge.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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168 viewsMatthew Sturm and Christopher Hiemstra pose during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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