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More Sampling

Water sampling. Measuring dissolved CO2 (alkalinity) in the waters by titration in the field. A measure of how much each river is affecting the climate by removing carbon dioxide Sampling and Filtering. Again. Apparently, there was a question asking why we filter the...

Skogafoss

Camping at Skogafoss – slight change in plan as trekking across the to Landmannalaugar is not possible in the bad weather. So here is a view of the waterfall instead...

Panoramic views

The weather continues to be bad but the view is still amazing. Today Skaftafell National Park is part of the larger Vatnajoekull National Park (since 2008) and well known for a wide range of geological and natural wonders. Contrary to how it may appear looking at the...

An old friend sadly diminished

The site of high CO2 drawdown, due to high chemical weathering. However, the glacier is rapidly receding, gradually decreasing its effect on removing CO2 from the atmosphere....

Sampling in a old familiar area

Top of the sampled catchment: Langjökull icecap, with the remains of Ok icecap (no longer with any permanent ice) in the background.   Into The Glacier Tours Click Guide to Iceland https://guidetoiceland.is/travel-iceland/drive/langjokull...

Hello Reykjavik

Very nice welcome at the University of Reykjavik and a well-known evening occupation. Filtering. Oh, how I have missed...