Vagabond’s mission in past years

The polar yacht Vagabond, moored off the coast of Qikiqtarjuaq (Nunavut, Canada) has been collaborating with the Green Edge researchers since the very beginning of the project.  Éric Brossier, captain  of Vagabond, provides essential support for the Green Edge Project and is one of the pillars of the ice camp.

Chapeau à toute l’équipe!!!

The last sampling day occurred two weeks ago at the GreenEdge ice camp, on July 22th. The final team to leave Qikiqtarjuaq contacted me on July 27th from Iqaluit, which means WE DID IT! All the instruments are in Sea-Cans ready to be returned to Quebec City on the sealift, the samples were transferred to … Continue reading Chapeau à toute l’équipe!!!

The season “Finale”

Just as the mobilisation was an active period in April, the end of June is the season “FINALE” ! At this point, there are no more arrivals,  only departures of scientists. This also means a final series of instrument deployment operations! As expected, the ice progressively melts around the community. It forces the team to … Continue reading The season “Finale”