Using Satellite Imagery to Track the Floe Edge
June 9th, 2009

A satellite image generated by Noetix showing the location of the pack ice in Navy Board

Last week,

I mentioned Arctic Kingdom’s collaboration with Noetix, a company that provides real-time maps of the Arctic’s ever-shifting floe edge. Expedition manager Thomas Lennartz was on the ice, following Noetix-generated maps and reporting back with conditions in the field. The purpose of this collaboration was to provide Noetix with feedback on the information their satellite images provide, allowing them to provide more nuanced information about conditions on the ice…Read more.