2016-09-3 Week 2 - Svalbard, Norway

  • Arneliusbreen & Hamiltonbreen
    Arneliusbreen & Hamiltonbreen
    After some great days and Polar Bears in the ice, we moved back to the mainland.
    M/S Stockholm, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5249
    Larry Jackson
  • Arctic Fox
    Arctic Fox
    Vulpes lagopus - already dressed for winter.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Zodiac, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5296
    Larry Jackson
  • Arneliusbreen
    Arneliusbreen
    The glacier is pretty inactive due to recession.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5303
    Larry Jackson
  • Discarded Fishing Gear
    Discarded Fishing Gear
    We landed to get some walking around time.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5307
    Larry Jackson
  • Hamiltonbreen
    Hamiltonbreen
    Recession has separated the glacier into two parts.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5309
    Larry Jackson
  • Hamiltonbreen
    Hamiltonbreen
    The right side of the glacier.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5310
    Larry Jackson
  • Hamiltonbreen
    Hamiltonbreen
    The narrower left side.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5315
    Larry Jackson
  • Hamiltonbreen
    Hamiltonbreen
    Nice reflection.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5323
    Larry Jackson
  • Purple Sandpiper
    Purple Sandpiper
    Calidris maritima
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5328
    Larry Jackson
  • Ringed Seal
    Ringed Seal
    Pusa hispida - curious and very fast, popping up all around the zodiac.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Zodiac, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#1527
    Larry Jackson
  • Waterfall
    Waterfall
    A small waterfall from the inactive part of the glacier.
    Hamiltonbreen, Zodiac, Smeerenburgfjorden, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5363
    Larry Jackson
  • Hamiltonbreen
    Hamiltonbreen
    Calving has filled this part of the fjord with chunks of ice.
    Smeerenburgfjorden, Zodiac, Svalbard, Norway, September 17, 2016
    2016-09-17#5374
    Larry Jackson