Fresh off the Ice

Arctic and Antarctic summer reports 2020-2021

Date: 23 Mar 2021 - 23 Mar 2021
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Government Building Lecture Theatre 1
55 Lambton Quay

Please join the New Zealand Antarctic Society – Wellington Branch for the annual event ‘Fresh off the ice’ where we will be hearing about the diverse science undertaken despite a COVID-19 affected world. Three short talks will discuss MOSAiC – the biggest polar expedition of all times, the acoustic world of Antarctic marine mammals and the monitoring of land fast sea ice in McMurdo Sound carried out by scientists from Victoria University of Wellington, NIWA, University of Otago and Scott Base winter staff.

For a full programme, please see the poster below:

Sign up to our newsletter

All the latest news directly in your inbox

The Society’s quarterly e-newsletter provides an important overview of key activity affecting the Antarctic region. Sign-up and keep up to date.