Leaders discuss glacier monitoring at Corps of Engineers Cold Regions Lab
Hanover, N.H. – Dr. Joe Corriveau, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory Director discusses Light Detection and Ranging projects in the Arctic and subarctic with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Remote Sensing/GIS Center Director Dave Finnegan. Finnegan explained details of a specialized remote monitoring station designed, fabricated and tested at CRREL for use at Hubbard Glacier, Alaska. CRREL and the Corps of Engineers collaborates with the U.S. Forest Service and the state of Alaska to produce the system which provides near real-time monitoring of the glacier’s terminus position.

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