Tag Archives: Resolute Bay

CryoVex: Gearing up for more icy groundwork

Today, the CryoVex ground and air teams arrived in Resolute Bay, Nunavut in Canada, on the way to the next campaign leg in the Lincoln Sea. The airborne EM-bird team and on ice- teams arrived via the...

Not your typical Saturday afternoon

From Seymour (UCL) at Resolute Bay, northern Canada on 9 April After yesterday’s rather gentle foray onto the ice in nice weather to lay out our two practice ground targets we returned to find out exactly where we had been thanks to our GPS readings. Google maps confirmed that we had indeed been ‘walking on water’ when walking between the two sites. Before embarking on our second day trip out, and after some lengthy discussion, we decided that it would be useful to be able to see one site from the other, not so easy given the terrain and various bits of trapped bergs in the way. Justin had a 3m pole...