Marty’s photo of the day #2574: I took this photo while canoeing on the Arctic Ocean during the ice breakup. Later, shortly after stepping on land, the wind picked up. I got off the water just in time!
Posts tagged Arctic Ocean
Marty’s photo of the day #2501: You are looking at the rarest snake in the world—the elusive tundra taipan! Scientists didn’t believe that snakes could survive north of the Arctic Circle until I documented it with this photograph, taken less than a mile from the Arctic Ocean. It is believed that the tundra taipan’s venom […]
Marty’s photo of the day #2312: I love it when I discover a photo on my hard drive that I totally forgot taking. You are looking at the Arctic Ocean summer ice break-up, against the coast of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. I took this photo from a small airplane, shortly after taking off from […]
Marty’s photo of the day #2297: I can’t remember anytime during my life where the United States has been simultaneously hit in so many directions by environmental disasters (thank the Republicans for voting against the environment at a 95% clip). If you are in the southern US, you have one huge hurricane following another. If […]
Marty’s photo of the day #2060: After canoeing across the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Deb and I continued out across of a section of the Arctic Ocean. This beautiful ice chuck field was at the northernmost point of our journey. This photo is from my book, Endangered Edens: Exploring the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Costa […]
Marty’s photo of the day #1932: This is the Jago River in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. I took this photo looking south, towards the Brooks Range. A short distance behind me, the river enters the Arctic Ocean. For those who have read my book “Endangered Edens: Exploring the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica, […]
Marty’s photo of the day #1565: One of the adventures in my new book, Endangered Edens (which will be published on January 8), is canoeing across the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and along the coast of the Arctic Ocean. This Arctic Ocean shot wasn’t good enough to make the book, but it will give you […]