Amery Ice Shelf glaciology traverse, from Mawson Station

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Title: Amery Ice Shelf glaciology traverse, from Mawson Station
Date: 1963
Notes:

In 1962 the first glaciology traverses were made across the Amery Ice Shelf. Further traverses were made the following year. The D4 tractor had been established as a useful mode of transport in Antarctica, but travelling by dog sled was still important for many expeditioners.

Keywords: Antarctica, expedition, transport, Antarctic
Record creator: Unknown
Reference: P2731, 1224680
Copyright notice: Australian Antarctic Divison

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