In preparation for the helicopter flights during shipment on the Amundsen this winter, Noé Sardet, Multimedia Designer, Filmmaker and Producer aboard the Amundsen, did a training ADC (Aircraft Ditching Course). He shares his experience with us :
Named after the Inuktitut word for the small surface wake left by a diving marine mammal, Takuvik’s two gliders Qala1 and Qala2 will perform high resolution measurements of physical and biogeochemical variables in the Marginal Ice Zone of the Arctic.
Research icebreaker expedition
During the icebreaker expedition aboard the CCGS Amundsen, we are going to investigate the impact of the progression of ice melt and the resulting changes in snow and sea ice properties on the phenology of phytoplankton.