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NOAA At The Ends of the Earth Collection
Catalog of Images

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An SVP-BT buoy in new ice in a lead.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 3
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Transporting the electromagnetic induction bird by helicopter. This instrument measures the thickness of the ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 4
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Ice sensor package with a sliver of setting sun.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 3
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Preparing the electromagnetic induction bird for deployment by helicopter. This instrument measures the thickness of the ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 4
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Beginning to transport the electromagnetic induction bird by helicopter. This instrument measures the thickness of the ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 4
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An SVP-BT buoy in new ice in a lead.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 4
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An SVP-BT buoy in new ice in a lead.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 4
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Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon carefully retrieving an SVP-BT buoy in newly frozen ice in a lead. This requires extreme caution as the ice is very thin and there is 1500 meters of very cold water below the ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 4
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The top of an SVP-BT buoy frozen into the ice and covered by snow. A re-freezing lead is shown here.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 5
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Entering data on the ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 5
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Taking measurements to ridge.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 5
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A Metocean ice beacon that measures air temperature and pressure and monitors ice motion.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 6
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Servicing a Metocean ice beacon buoy.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 6
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Hole cut through ice for SCUBA diving operations.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 7
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Monitoring an ice diver conducting studies below the ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 7
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Ice diver returning to egress hole.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 7
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Ice diver at egress hole.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 7
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Marker flag painted black and orange to assure visibility against the white background.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 7
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Scientist silhouetted against an orange sky.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 8
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This looks like it good be a fun way of being transported. Scientists being towed behind snow-mobile.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 12
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Living quarters at ice camp.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 12
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Heat, water making, and cooking at Ice Camp.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2007 April 12
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Entering the pack ice on the Coast Guard Cutter HEALY. Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon in the center.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 22
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Ice buoy stored on the CGC HEALY helicopter platform.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Transporting ice buoy to ice surface.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Transporting ice buoy to ice surface.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Transporting ice buoy to desired location.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Placing ice and water temperature sensor in prepared hole in ice flow. Note ship's mascot Wally the Iguana observing operations.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Ice buoy in place.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Returning to the CG Icebreaker HEALY after placing ice buoy in position.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Ice buoy in place.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Ice buoy left to its uncertain future as the ice will melt and remelt, it will drift, and perhaps this area will be subjected to crushing forces throwing up great ice ridges.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 28
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Canadian Coast Guard helicopter from Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT over open water, a few melting floes, and frazil ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 3
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Results of sediment and rock dredging operations on HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 3
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Canadian Coast Guard helicopter from Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT approaching the HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 10
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Canadian helicopter landing on CCG icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 10
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Canadian Coast Guard helicopter from Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 10
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Canadian Coast Guard helicopter from Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT flying over pack ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 18
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Canadian Coast Guard helicopter from Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT flying over pack ice.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 18
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Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT and helicopter silhouetted in the sun.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 18
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Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon "ice fishing" off the HEALY. I wonder what he will catch? Photo #1.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 22
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Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon "ice fishing" off the HEALY. He has caught an Arctic boxfish. Not really. He is trying to sample "frost flowers" on the new ice which the CGC HEALY is passing through.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September 22
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Ice crystals obtained by Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon with his innovative fishing method.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September
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Ice crystals obtained by Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon with his innovative fishing method.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September
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Dr. Pablo Clemente-Colon entering data on the bridge of the CG ice-breaker HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September
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Helicopter from the Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT hovering near the HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September
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Helicopter from the Canadian Coast Garde icebreaker LOUIS S. ST. LAURENT flying over newly forming ice. Sparkles are caused by sun reflecting off ice crystals that have formed on refrozen melt pools.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 September
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Rock dredge being deployed from stern of CG icebreaker HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2009 August 30
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U.S. Coast Guard RHIBs and helicopter deployed from CG icebreaker HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 8
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Deploying a current meter from the stern of the CG icebreaker HEALY.
Alaska, Beaufort Sea 2008 August 8

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