Posted by Lee Petersen | May 31, 2013
Black Rapids: Spring 2013

I've been getting ready for our June field work on Black Rapids pretty much since we returned from our spring field work at the end of last month. We were...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | September 29, 2012
Black Rapids: August 27-29

The last week of August we returned to Black Rapids for the last time this season. The purpose of this trip was to winterize the 3 continuous gps stations and...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | July 22, 2012
Summer Field Maintenance on Black Rapids

This was some of the best light I have ever seen in the mountains. This is still many hours before sunset, but the Sun is already getting quite low. A...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | May 16, 2012
Black Rapids: April 2012

The last week of April I went on my first field trip to the Black Rapids Glacier in the Alaska Range. It was also my first trip that involved landing...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 17, 2012
Morning light

I noticed this morning that the light outside was getting to be pretty remarkable around 9:30, even for Fairbanks. It's still cold, about -40° F. I went out to take...

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