Iceland and Greenland, July-August 2002


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East Greenland
Snowfield in cirque | Arrival | Ammassalik | Girls with pups | Qaqqartivakujik | Apusiaajik Glacier | Amassalik Fjord

Iceland
Map | Mid-Atlantic Rift | Gullfoss | Redwing | Viti Explosion Crater | Krafla Caldera | Fumarole | Hrossaborg
Askja caldera | Viti Swimming Hole | Bob and Andy | Jokulsa a Fjollum | Basalt Pillow | Europe's biggest glacier
Flowers| Whitties on Laki | Waterfall | River Crossing | Landmannalaugar | Michelle, Alice and Alex


East Greenland


snowfield cirque
Snowfield in cirque, icebergs, sea ice, Kulusuk


helicopter
Arrival by helicopter at Tasiilaq


base camp
Ammassalik

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puppies
Girls with pups


qaqqartivakujik
Summit of Qaqqartivakujik on Ammassalik Island

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boat
Going ashore from boat to Apusiaajik Glacier


whittie glacier
Group on glacier


whale
Humpback whale tail, icebergs in Ammassalik Fjord




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Iceland


map - iceland
Map


plates
Mid-Atlantic rift

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gullfoss
Gullfoss


redwing
Redwing at Myvatn

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hverfjall
Group at explosion crater


viti explosion crater
Viti explostion crater at Krafla caldera

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frost hummocks
Alice on frost hummocks at Krafla caldera


fumarole
Jack in fumarole from Krafla's basaltic eruption

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henrik
Hinrik at Hrossaborg tuff ring


pumice
Michelle on pumice and scoria from 1875 eruption at Askja caldera

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askja caldera
Viti, our warm swimming hole at Krafla caldera


andy and bob
Bob and Andy at glacier

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glacier
Bridge over Jokulsa a Fjollum, path of Vatnajokull's glacier outburst floods


basalt
Andy asleep on pillow basalt (kverkfjoll)

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europesLargestGlacier
Examining crevass and moulin on Vatnajokull, "Europe's biggest glacier"


flowers
Flowers (near Skalafellsjokull)

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laki summit
Whitties on Laki


eldgja fissure
Clare at waterfall into great 935 A.D. Eldgja fissure

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river crossing
Van crossing river


Landmannalaugar
Fumaroles from young rhyolite flows at Landmannalaugar (Blahnukur in background)

pringles
Michelle, Alice and Alex

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