February 23, 2011 Ice is Nice
Talk about a varied day! We started with sessions on field safety, then risk management, and finally how to use satellite phones. This was followed by a trip to the Polar Services warehouse for a lesson in (clothing) layering, and finally after dinner we went to the Ice Park to see both finished and in-progress ice sculptures. Now it’s 9:30 P.M. and I need to do this journal entry. Grading a few of the papers I brought to Fairbanks with me wouldn’t be a bad thing either.
Since a picture is worth a thousand words, I’m going to focus on the pictures for this journal entry. Here they are: