Tour of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
About this site
This site is a web-based tour of the McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica. To begin the tour select from one of the options at the bottom of the map.
About the map
This map is a AVHRR (Advance High-Resolution Radiometer) continental mosaic constructed by NOAA / NEDIS in Washington D.C. with data gathered between 1980 and 1987.
Options at the bottom of the map
Some things to know before exploring this site
This site contains several Quicktime movies ranging in size from 800 to 2200 kb. So it is recommended that you take this tour using a computer with a fast connection such as a DSL or cable.
To view these movies your browser needs to be equipped with the Quicktime plugin. Plugins are available for both Windows and MacOS versions of Netscape Communicator and Internet Explorer at <http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/>.