THE SCHOOL OF GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY ANTARCTIC LECTURE SERIES: Development of the South Pole Traverse with David Bresnahan

Date: 
November 25, 2014
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Planning a safe thousand-mile traverse over snow and ice in Antarctica from McMurdo Station to the South Pole. David Bresnahan is a former Systems Manager, Operations and Logistics with the National Science Foundation, Office of Polar Programs. He began in this role in 1970 and retired in 2007 after 37 years of service. Over the course of his long career, he has spent considerable time at all US stations, McMurdo, Palmer and Pole. David currently runs a consultancy business providing operations, logistics and remote support services, specializing in Polar Regions and science support. In recent years he has also led cruise ship expeditions to Antarctica during the summer months.

Location: 

Fort Collins Old Town Library 201 Peterson St.