G-081 field season 2009

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Jan. 3, 2010 Upper ice tower ridge tinytag download Skidooed to the top of ice tower ridge with silly refrigerator containing three ... Aaron Curtis, edit
Jan. 3, 2010 Heroine tower datalogger antenna raising The freewave attached to the Campbell datalogger in Heroine Tower was failing to... Nelia Dunbar, Bill McIntosh, Aaron Curtis, edit
Jan. 3, 2010 Download and derig in Warren Aaron talked Bill and Nelia into a "quick, easy" tour of Warren. On arrival it w... Aaron Curtis, Bill McIntosh, Nelia Dunbar, edit
Dec. 31, 2009 Heroine tower datalogger debug, gas sampling, and tinytag Quick trip to try and figure out why communications were lost with the Campbell ... Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 31, 2009 New Year's trip to Mammoth - Cathedral system To wrap up the field season, Bill and Nelia led a fun trip to the stunning and n... Marie Boichu, Anna Barford, Nelia Dunbar, Bill McIntosh, Aaron Curtis, Clive Oppenheimer, edit
Dec. 30, 2009 Mapping Shooting Gallery After a variety of delays (sleeping until noon, calling MCM network people about... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 29, 2009 Attempted trip to map Shooting Gallery Nial and Aaron decided to map Shooting Gallery despite moderately unpleasant wea... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 29, 2009 Adding battery bank to Albertometer Nial and Aaron loaded up a red sled with 9 58Ah sealed "Sun-extender" batteries ... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Bill McIntosh, edit
Dec. 28, 2009 Albertometer repair and re-installation Aaron replaced the knackered basic stamp board on the Albertometer. There were a... Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 27, 2009 Filming with BBC in Warren Cave Lots of walking back and forth in Whimsical Chamber, some bio-sampling, and then... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Chadden Hunter, Gavin Thurston, Jason Roberts, edit
Dec. 27, 2009 Ice coring and gas sampling in Harry's Dream NOTE: date uncertain. Might be 25, 26, or 28. Weather was pretty murky, but A... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 24, 2009 DGPS survey test in Kachina Nelia, Laura, and Aaron skidooed out to Kachina where Aaron and Nial had recentl... Laura Jones, Nelia Dunbar, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 24, 2009 Filming with BBC in Hut Cave This time the set was the entrance to hut cave. A huge boom with a hodgepodge of... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Gavin Thurston, edit
Dec. 23, 2009 Data day Nial drew up the Warren survey (filmed in timelapse by the BBC) while Aaron talk... Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 22, 2009 Mapping Kachina Nial and Aaron started a DistoX / transit survey of Kachina Cave around 3pm. Thr... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Chadden Hunter, Gavin Thurston, Jason Roberts, edit
Dec. 21, 2009 Campbell logger installation Five skidoos and two sleds loaded with 580 lb of batteries, a coffin, antennas, ... Nelia Dunbar, Bill McIntosh, Aaron Curtis, Laura Jones, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 21, 2009 Filming with BBC in Alien Cave Nial and Aaron were out until the wee hours of the morning posing for the BBC in... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Chadden Hunter, Gavin Thurston, Jason Roberts, edit
Dec. 20, 2009 Filming with BBC in Hut Cave Excited by the beautiful photography in Aaron's Texas Cavers Calender, Y601 (the... Chadden Hunter, Jason Roberts, Gavin Thurston, Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 19, 2009 final Warren survey trip After a morning of posing and strutting around for the BBC in Hut Cave, Nial & A... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 14, 2009 Hut cave transit survey Survey of Hut Cave using the Transit and the DistoX. Inst = Aaron, Notes= Nial Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 13, 2009 Helo cave transit survey Survey trip to Helo cave using the Transit. Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 11, 2009 Crevasse Cave on recce trip to Harry's dream area During recce trip with Bill to Harry's Dream and beyond, found a new, deep entra... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Bill McIntosh, edit
Dec. 11, 2009 Anchor Cave on recce trip to Harry's dream area During recce trip with Bill to Harry's Dream and beyond, found an entrance with ... Bill McIntosh, Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 9, 2009 Shooting gallery reconnaissance Continuing down Ice Tower Ridge on their recon trip, Aaron, Nial, and Harry bega... Aaron Curtis, Harry Keys, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2000-wp247 reconnaissance Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, Bill McIntosh, edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2009-03 reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2000-wp249 reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2009-01 reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2009-02 reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2009-08 reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2009-10 reconnaissance As part of an exploration of ice tower ridge, Harry, Nial and Aaron found a lous...   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 2009-11 reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 Derodome reconnaissance Derodome has a mini-tower on the surface. Climbing up onto exposed lava next to ... Harry Keys, Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 9, 2009 FFP reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 Katchina Cave reconnaissance   edit
Dec. 9, 2009 Shooting gallery reconnaissance , , , edit
Dec. 9, 2009 Recconaissance to Heroine Tower Nial, Harry and Aaron stopped at a previously unnamed tower on their way down Ic... Aaron Curtis, Nial Peters, Harry Keys, edit
Dec. 9, 2009 Recconaissance to Heroin Tower Reconnaissance trip to ice tower ridge. This cave was named based on the large q... Harry Keys, Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 8, 2009 DistoX calibration and ablation stakes installation Nial and Aaron managed to calibrate the DistoX after one unsuccessful attempt (o... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, Harry Keys, Megan Walker, edit
Dec. 8, 2009 Whoops... magnetic anomalies Nial and Aaron headed over to Hut Cave for a first stab at surveying using their... Nial Peters, Aaron Curtis, edit
Dec. 7, 2009 Rabbit Hole recce trip Recce trip to Rabbit Hole. Nelia Dunbar, Aaron Curtis, Laura Jones, Bill McIntosh, Harry Keys, Jed Frechette, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 7, 2009 Recconaissance to Alien Cave Intro trip to Alien Cave Nelia Dunbar, Aaron Curtis, Laura Jones, Bill McIntosh, Harry Keys, Jed Frechette, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 7, 2009 Recconaissance to Warren Cave Intro to Warren Cave. Nelia Dunbar, Aaron Curtis, Laura Jones, Bill McIntosh, Harry Keys, Jed Frechette, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 7, 2009 Recconaissance to Chair Cave Intro to chair cave. Nelia Dunbar, Aaron Curtis, Laura Jones, Bill McIntosh, Harry Keys, Jed Frechette, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 6, 2009 Recconaissance to helo cave Bill introduced Nial and Aaron to crashed helicopter and Helo Cave. The plan is ... Nelia Dunbar, Aaron Curtis, Bill McIntosh, Jed Frechette, Laura Jones, Harry Keys, Nial Peters, edit
Dec. 6, 2009 Recconaissance to Katchina Cave Intro trip for Nial and Aaron to Katchina Cave Aaron Curtis, Bill McIntosh, Nial Peters, Harry Keys, edit
Dec. 5, 2009 Recconaissance to hut caves Harry introduced Nial and Aaron to the hut cave system. Observed small penguin, ... Nial Peters, Harry Keys, Aaron Curtis, edit
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