Phase 1 of our field program began 18 June with the camp installation and getting into a rhythm with ground and airborne measurements.
A re-supply flight rotated in fresh people and food while Jason and Marek rotated out until their 1 August return for the final weeks of our the 2 month field science campaign.
After the usual uphill struggle that is field work, a most welcome feeling of satisfaction came after successful flights with the UAV copter.
Ice biologists were busy gathering cell counts and I can tell you, the results are telling us we’re not wasting out time out on the ice.
We’re still running our crowd funding campaign because we lack
- some travel funds
- funds to do some of the lab processing
- funding for advancing our drone objectives.
We ask you to join us and help our science happen with a US tax deductible pledge.