This 97-kilometre, two-lane gravel highway will replace the existing winter ice
road to Whati and provide a more reliable all-season connection to the Territorial highway system as part of the GNWT's Infrastructure Plan.
In Alaska, several rivers saw winter ice
break up on their earliest dates on record.
It played host to the city's winter ice
rink before renovations moved the rink to Harbison.
This is when winter ice
begins to melt and break up, making them easier to move with force.
In response, Bach said his delegation had been impressed with their visits to the Olympic venues, winter sports training grounds, and the winter ice
festival in the northeastern city of Harbin.
(TAP) - Swimming enthusiast Yu Hongtao, 50, trained for months in the freezing water of the Songhua river to compete in a winter ice
swimming tournament held annually in China's northern city of Harbin, known for its bitterly cold weather.
Most troubling, the Arctic saw the second-lowest overall sea-ice coverage and the lowest recorded winter ice
in the Bering Sea.
Winter sea ice, too, is now following the same track, with this year's winter ice
extent at its lowest value ever, beating the previous record that happened only last winter.
But Gwyn, with his brown skin, his tasty winter ice
creams and his bizarre chapel Welsh; Gwyn doesn't belong.
If you're venturing outdoors in winter ice
and snow, consider using ice cleats that you can slip or strap on over your shoes (you can purchase these at shoe stores and online).
Facebook likes flooded in for the story of Airdrie teenager Faith Davidson, who pulled on her ice skates and slid along Oakbank Street in Craigneuk to highlight the extent of winter ice
and the need for grit.