Waves are thrashing the sea ice in the western Arctic,
clearing a path for more boats to enter.
A voyage up the Northwest Passage proves
unrelenting, and yet, unforgettable.
Once deemed too small for commercial fishing, the trawler San Gottardo sets an Arctic course with a climate change charity.
The Healy heads to the Arctic in support of several scientific missions.
NOAA’s quest to better understand the world’s seafloor continues, as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has committed two of its ships to collect and update chart data in the Arctic.