Vagabond and her crew are overwintering in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon.
Summer campaign from August 1 to September 1, 2022: departure from Grise Fiord to South and East Ellesmere Island, and to North Devon Island. Science program includes: search and sampling of coralline algae, glaciers study in Jones Sound and Talbot Inlet, bathymetry and oceanography in Jones Sound and Nares Strait, sampling for ArcticKelp, environmental DNA sampling.
Motionless sailor - France Pinczon du Sel, polar navigator and mother on board the scientific expedition sailboat Vagabond in the Arctic, a 40-minute podcast produced by Clementine Moulin and Antoine Clement, listen here or here. Read France's portrait.
Eric's interview with Franco Nuovo in Draw me a summer on Radio Canada.
Drop off by plane at the top of the Devon Island ice cap for 3 to 4 weeks of geophysical survey to study a subglacial lake.
Eric meets the permanent team of La Guilde: testimony and exchange with the 25 employees of the NGO which has been promoting and supporting initiatives in adventure and solidarity since 1967.