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Mark Barton
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Another up close and personal look at the beach cast polar bear from last week. Here you can see that bottom jaw split in half again. More importantly, you can see how terrifying it would be to get attacked by a polar bear! This is a great reminder that eve...

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Ecology of Forage Fish in the Arctic Nearshore (EFFAN)
After two years of blogging I figured I had seen all the cool stuff the Arctic had to offer me and was hesitant to continue, boy was I wrong! After several people asked about the blog I figure I should fire it back up again. I have been here in Barrow for j...

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From the cold... back to the scorching hot
The field season has come to an end and I am back in the blistering heat of the Miami sun, but I still have a number of cool pictures to share with you. Snowy owls used to be very abundant in Barrow, so much so that the Inupiaq village name Utqiagvik actual...

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ACES Family Science Day
 Today was a special day for the ACES team, instead of sampling, we hosted a Family Science Day for kids and adults alike. It involved fun activities to learn about local creatures as well as a talk going into a bit more detail on our research. It was a gre...

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Team In-Seine
I apologize for the long wait! Barrow is not known for its fast or reliable internet, and unfortunately I haven't been able to get online for well over a week now... but I have lots of pictures! I have tried to tell my friends from Florida how bad the mosqu...

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changing things up a bit
This week we changed things up a bit. Since Kevin Boswell
and the rest of the crew were in town this week, beach seining wasn’t our only
activity. The aim is to use as many different sampling techniques as possible
at the same time so that the data can be c...
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