EXPEDITION LOGS

Daene and Marcelo left for the Italian EV-K2-CNR Pyramid research station at Lobuche today, and Daniel and I began the two day walk back to Namche Bazaar.  We stopped at the Tengboche Monastery t...
We spent six days working at Imja Lake on a bathymetric survey of the lake and completing GPR surveys of the terminal moraine and the Imja Glacier.  These results are critical inputs to the UNDP ...
We completed a GPR transect (cross section) of the entire Imja glacier today from above the Island Peak low camp due south to the southern lateral moraine.  I carried the transmitter, Marcelo the...
While Daene and Marcelo analyzed yesterday’s data, I left with Santa for my annual pilgrimage to Erwin Schneider’s 1956 photo point high above Imja Lake—the masses of ice and icebergs were pheno...
We completed the first sonar-based bathymetric survey of Imja Lake today.  We crisscrossed back and forth to get the depth readings necessary to complete the volume calculations and topographic m...

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