2022-2023 USAP Field Season
Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) activities: McMurdo Shear Zone
Ms. Renee Melendy
Supporting Stations: McMurdo Station
Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) activities encompass engineering and basic research in support of a variety of projects at both McMurdo and South Pole Stations. The project will provide annual shear zone crevasse detection and mitigation for South Pole Traverse (SPoT).
Field Season Overview
CRREL researchers will be working at the McMurdo Shear Zone field site, the Scott Base Transition, on the McMurdo Ice Shelf and at the South Pole Station.
Deploying Team Members