The demobilization of the SUSTAIN drilling operation has begun. The Coast Ship ICGV Þór and Super Puma helicopter TF-Líf are in the process of transporting the camp and drill site equipment back to Reykjavík.
The drilling crew, Beau Marshall, Matthew Lyon, AJ Vecchiarelli, Justin Blouin, and Steve Colearrived via helicopter in Reykjavík — after seven full weeks on Surtsey. Also shown are Magnús Tumi Guðmundsson, the Coast Guard pilot, Herdís Schopka and Þorsteinn Jónsson.
Photographs by Beau Marshall on 11th September 2017.