U.S. Pursues Arctic Claim

Tuesday, May 13, 2008
The Washington Times

Larry Mayer, the expedition's chief scientist and co-director of the Joint Hydrographic Center at UNH, is considered one of the top Arctic authorities in the world.

"The kind of full-coverage, high-resolution mapping we do provides critical insight for meeting the criteria of the Law of the Sea Convention, as well as the geologic history of the region".