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Female Black-bellied PloverTrapping Incubating Shorebirds; try, try again.A fresh and clean 2015: Tips for keepin it clean in a remote campTRAVEL IN THE ARCTIC: LEAVE WITHOUT A TRACE BY HELICOPTER

Arctic Factoid: A declining northern resource, the tuktuEmma Davis conducting bird survey at one location on Southampton, NUN. Dr. Heather Mariash selecting ponds take water samples. She selected ponds that had breeding geese in the areas as well as ponds without geese....those were harder to find.Dr. Paul Smith and me preparing the helicopter for our daily surveys attaching radio-receivers to the skids to detect transmitting Red Knots tagged in Delaware Bay and breeding on Southampton, NUN.Helicopter moving supplies from Eider Island to East Bay Mainland.

Arctic Factoid: Shorebird eggs are natures tundra camo

Marvel at the Red PhalaropeShorebird crew 2014Work Hard, play Some; finding the field work balanceHave a bonfire night with scrap wood.

VORTEX CANADAShorebird Crew 2014

East Bay, Southampton Nunavut 2014

A resting polar bear.

Life is like nest searching

Life is like nest searching

You know you love your job when....

You know you love your job when….

Yup, we landed in 2014 with <5% snow cover; 2015 was 100% snow with drifts over 6 feet high.......

Yup, we landed in 2014 with <5% snow cover; 2015 was 100% snow with drifts over 6 feet high…….

Photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

Sanderling. Photo by: Nick Docken

Sanderling. Photo by: Nick Docken

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Photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

An almost complete map of towers on the MOTUS Wildlife tracking system detecting transmitting nanotags

An almost complete map of towers on the MOTUS Wildlife tracking system detecting transmitting nanotags

3 sizes of nanotags

3 sizes of nanotags

Black-bellied Plover arriving to the breeding grounds on Southampton Nunavut. Photo by: Kevin Young

Black-bellied Plover arriving to the breeding grounds on Southampton Nunavut. Photo by: Kevin Young

Photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

photo by: Nick Docken

photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

Photo by: Nick Docken

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