The sun is setting on the MBL’s 32nd season of Arctic research at Toolik Field Station in Alaska. Catch the last rays on the tundra before winter darkness sets in with these beautiful time-lapse GIFs created at Toolik, home of the NSF’s Arctic Long-Term Ecological Research program, led by MBL scientists since its founding.
Toolik Field Station #ARCLTER on AK North Slope seeing the last of the sun for the season. Very cool animation available for short time https://t.co/X5LoogzBw6 thanks to Jim Laundre. @USLTER @MBLScience @MBLEcosystems pic.twitter.com/PRUJC90pVu
— Plum Island LTER (@PIE_LTER) November 20, 2019