Ocean Zone Guide: Sea Ice

JJ Bagang

Where to find sea ice

  • Antarctica
  • North Pole
  • South Pole

Packing List

  • Winter clothing
  • Food and lots of water
  • Hunting knife (for protection)
  • Harpoon gun (also for protection)
  • Portable tent

What to expect while you're here

Average Temperature: Between -10 degrees Celsius and -30 degrees Celsius


Average Density: 999.97 kg/m (regular water)


Average Pressure: 15% sea ice cover


Average Salinity: 12-15 parts per thousand

Fun Activities!

  • Hide and Seek
  • Kayaking
  • Camping
  • Tag
  • Snowball Fight!
  • Dancing
  • Swimming

Ocean Floor Attractions

  • Deception Bay (in Antarctica)
  • Santa's Workshop (good luck finding that!)
  • Port Lockroy
  • Lemaire Channel