Authors: Maria Tzortziou & Sherry Aine Te
Photos by Alana Menendez and Kyle Turner
Over the past week, the Tzortziou Group and collaborators from NRL and NASA have been collecting measurements aboard the R/V Ukpik to monitor the changing riverine fluxes and water quality in Alaska’s North Slope coastline - a region of high vulnerability to changes in the Arctic, characterized by increasing coastal erosion, permafrost thaw, rapid melting of snow and ice, and changing hydrological flow patterns...
Authors: Sherry Aine Te & Kyle Turner
The Arctic crew in the Tzortziou Bio-Optics lab packing for gears, equipment and supplies (August 6, 2021).
On August 10th, the Tzortziou Bio-Optics group will be voyaging to Alaska’s North Slope for a 3-week field expedition in the coastal Arctic...