2016 Long Range Science and Drilling Technology Plans Now Available
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News and Announcements

19 December 2016

Science Planning Workshop: Research with the Rapid Access Ice Drill

March 2-3, 2017, La Jolla, California, USA

04 November 2016


IDDO seeks a motivated individual to work within a dynamic team that supports research in the Arctic and Antarctic

31 October 2016

Fall 2016 Ice Bits Newsletter Now Available

The FALL 2016 quarterly update of IDPO and IDDO activities is now available.

20 October 2016

Call for Nominations: Science Advisory Board to the U.S. Ice Drilling Program Office

Deadline: November 15, 2016

13 October 2016

Scientific Drilling in the Polar Regions, AGU Town Hall Meeting

Tues, 13 December 2016, 12:30-1:30pm, Moscone West, 2005

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