Senior Engineering Assistant John Kemp
leaps across a melt pond in the Arctic ice while carrying drill bits
for use in deploying an ice-tethered profiler in the Beaufort Sea. This
week, WHOI researchers are going to the North Pole to install two more
ITPs as part of a long-term plan to develop an Arctic Observing Network.
(Photo by Christopher Linder, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)