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Ice tethered observatory deployed

With the help of locals, scientists have deployed an ice tethered observatory near Qikiqtarjuaq. Scientist Julek Chawarski, from Memorial University of Newfoundland, visited the community to deploy the device last month. It is being used to collect data on the movement of fish and plankton under the ice. The sensors also measure sea-ice thickness and […]