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Yukon River bridge and pipeline viewpoint

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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The trans-Alaska pipeline and the Dalton Highway cross the Yukon River here.

wolf prints in snow on McCall Creek

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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We found wolf prints in the snow leading up to one of our weather stations.  We find wolf prints n<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/wolf-prints-in-snow-on-mccall-creek-arctic-national-wildlife-refuge">...(more)</a>

Coyote Air office during break up

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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This is the office for Coyote Air, in Coldfoot Alaska.  We arrived during breakup, on our way to McCall Glacier.

Coyote Air office in Coldfoot Alaska

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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This is the office of Coyote Air, a small air taxi in Coldfoot Alaska run by Dirk Nickisch and Danielle Tirrell.

Coyote Air's Beavers in Coldfoot

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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The blue and orange DeHavilland Beavers owned by Coyote Air in Coldfoot, Alaska, sit parked and ready for their next adventure.

Beaver on Shrader Lake

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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We shuttled loads off the glacier to here, where we recombined them into a single load back to Coldfoot.  Hopefully it all fits!

Ice cores awaiting transport from McCall Glacier

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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About 50 meters of ice core laid buried under under a white tarp in the snow, awaiting transport back to civilization.  It's not going to happen today, given the weather.

Ice Core from McCall Glacier

Published over 4 years ago by Matt Nolan

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Here we have just extracted about 9 meters of snow, firn, and ice from from McCall Glacier.  The drill laying in the snow gives some sense of how deep the hole is.

Ice cores inside our freezer on the glacier

Published over 5 years ago by Matt Nolan

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Ice cores from McCall Glacier stay frozen inside a freezer we constructed on the glacier.  Once the box filled up, we shipped them out via ski plane.