battling the cold …

Conditions are very cold already in Antarctic waters (-8C) as the Australian resupply ship battles ice and heavy seas as the Aurora Australis begins the return trip to Tasmania.

You can follow the voyage at the link above. Several Argo buoys were positioned in the Southern Ocean during this voyage.

Webcam image looking from the bow of the Aurora Australis at 67° south – heading east-northeast, as at 3:00 pm ship local time (7:00 pm AEST)

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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