On the Ice

Sikuliaq Ice Trials
March 25, 2015

Sikuliaq moored at Ice Station Juha on March 25th, 2015.
Sikuliaq moored at Ice Station Juha on March 25th, 2015. Photo by Roger Topp

This was the “big day.” The first time Sikuliaq puts scientists on the ice.

Ice Coring at Ice Station Juha on March 25th, 2015. With Sam Laney and Brandon Hassett. Photo by Roger Topp
Ice Coring at Ice Station Juha on March 25th, 2015. With Sam Laney and Brandon Hassett. Photo by Roger Topp

The ice was ~14 inches thick. The sun was cooperative.

Research Sam Laney is with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and Brandon Hassett is a graduate student at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Sikuliaq moored at Ice Station Juha on March 25th, 2015. Photo by Roger Topp
Sikuliaq moored at Ice Station Juha on March 25th, 2015. Photo by Roger Topp

 

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