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Bird Island, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
I work as a Zoological Field Assistant, and am the 2009 Winter Base Commander, at Bird Island Research Station, one of the British Antarctic Survey's five research bases in Antarctica. The main remit of my job is seal fieldwork as part of BAS' Long Term Monitoring and Survey programme. Science has been carried out on Bird Island since 1958. I work with Antarctic fur seals and leopard seals, as well as assisting with the seabird fieldwork programme. Contact me on: ewanedwards at gmail dot com

Wednesday, 8 July 2009


Fabrice said...

Fantastic pict Ewan!!! it looks really like a real polar hero... during summer :(

Ewan Edwards said...

cheers Gorfou. you should have been there last night - Jose and I slept on Top Meadow in bivi bags - just below Tonk... it snowed and was -3deg!