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EastGrip - The East Greenland Ice-core Project > Field Diaries

You can sign up to the eastgrip-diary mailing list, and you will thus recieve the field diaries directly from camp. You sign up by following this link: http://mailman.nbi.ku.dk/listinfo/eastgrip-diary. Please note that you cannot reply to this list as all mails, except from the FL and FOMs, will automatically be rejected.

We now have a village.

28 April 2017

Friday 28th of April 2017

Today was a big construction day. As the wind had gone down, the weatherport tent buildings were hauled from winter storage and placed at the designated construction sites.

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Day two at EGRIP, with a twist of a blizzard.

27 April 2017

Thursday 27th of April 2017

Although we have to build several weatherports to have room for all people, including the people arriving on Sunday, we cannot build the weatherports in strong wind.

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EastGRIP camp 2017 is now open!

26 April 2017

Wednesday 26th of April 2017

The first team of 12 field participants arrived at EastGRIP at 12.40 local time. Temperature was -18°C and the wind was 17 knots, so it felt quite chilly.

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Field season begins April 20th

23 March 2017

 Thursday 23rd of March 2017

Field season beginning soon! Stay put for more info!

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