RECAP Field diaries

The REnland ice CAp Project (RECAP) started the 1st of January 2014. The project has been funded by the Saper Aude programme of the Danish Research Council.

End of the RECAP field season

3 July 2015

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7.5 tons flown out of camp

25 June 2015

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We received Polar 6 three times today...

We are now experts in moving ice

24 June 2015

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Packing continued and camp is slowly being cleared...

First camp members have left

23 June 2015

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Today we received a helicopter from Greenland Air...

We are getting ready for pullout

22 June 2015

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Camp is now at a stage where we are ready to receive the Polar 6 plane...

Sunday sightseeing

21 June 2015

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We had an interesting trip out of camp with beautiful views...

Packing, drilling and eating

20 June 2015

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The drill tent was taken down this morning during the best...

Jacobs fast-access drill

19 June 2015

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This morning Jakob had the first successful drilling...

Perfect weather for packing down camp

18 June 2015

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First boxes are ready to go...

Time to prepare for packing down camp

17 June 2015

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Last attempt for drilling and we are preparing for returning back ...