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actual ice conditions in Barrow at


Arctic ice extent NOW.

from "The Cryosphere Today" (excellent web page, highly recommended)

Other polar research projects by Eicken and Gradinger:

Biological interactions between sea ice, pelagic and benthic environements in the coastal Chukchi and Beaufort Seas

Arctic Ocean Exploration

LEXEN study on bacterial activity in sea ice

Funding agencies:

Coastal Marine Institute

National Science Foundation


Cooperation partners:

School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences at UAF

Geophysical Institute at UAF

University of Washington

APL Seattle (C. Krembs homepage)

Institute for Polar Ecology, Kiel University

Alfred Wegener Institute, Bremerhaven


Shelf-Basin-Interaction Links

Project office

SBI data sets (with access to our ice observations during the spring cruise)



Barrow Arctic Science Consortium

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page modified July 11, 2003 .