Friday, May 31, 2013
Arctic journey: Yoshikawa's 43-day spring trek by snow machine
Join WERC research faculty Kenji Yoshikawa for a lecture titled, “Snow Machine Trip from Alaska to the Atlantic: A Slideshow Journey.”
Yoshikawa will visually and orally describe his 43-day trip via snow machine from Deadhorse, Alaska to a town on Baffin Island, Canada called Iqualiut. Along the way, Yoshikawa visited coastal villages and shared his research and outreach program on permafrost.
What: Snow Machine Trip from Alaska to the Atlantic: A Slideshow Journey.
When: June 5th, 2013 at 5:30 pm
Where: IARC 401 (Akasofu Building)
Image top: Yoshikawa on the trail from Deadhorse, Alaska to Iqualiut, Canada.
Image bottom: Yoshikawa's enthusiasm for permafrost research lead him on a 43-day journey across the Arctic.
(All photos by Kenji Yoshikawa.)