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Prairie Dog Drill

To learn more about this piece of equipment, visit the Prairie Dog Drill webpage.


Members of the Lake Vida expedition team handle the barrel to the Prairie Dog Drill during the 2010-2011 season at Lake Vida, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Credit: Unknown

Members of the Lake Vida expedition team – Peter Doran, Chris Fritsen and Jay Kyne – use a Sidewinder with the Praire Dog Drill during the 2010-2011 season to drill an ice core from frozen Lake Vida, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Credit: Ema Kuhn

A field team led by Craig Lee (INSTAAR, UC-Boulder) and co-principal investigators David McWethy (Montana State University) and Greg Pederson (US Geological Survey) use the Prairie Dog Drill to recover a core from an ice patch in the Greater Yellowstone Area. Credit: Chris Boyer

A field team led by Craig Lee (INSTAAR, UC-Boulder) and co-principal investigators David McWethy (Montana State University) and Greg Pederson (US Geological Survey) use the Prairie Dog Drill to recover a core from an ice patch in the Greater Yellowstone Area. Credit: Chris Boyer