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Conservation Status of Each Base

Find out about the project status of each of the expedition bases.

British Antarctic (Nimrod) Expedition 1907 - 1909.  The expedition led by Sir Ernest Shackleton.

National Antarctic (Terra Nova) Expedition 1910 - 1913.  The second  expedition led by Captain Robert Falcon Scott. 

National Antarctic (Discovery) Expedition 1901- 1904.  The first expedition led by Commander Robert Falcon Scott.

British Southern Cross Expedition 1898 - 1900. The expedition led by Carsten Borchgrevink.

"I do not think human beings ever came  through such a month as we have…We are weak, writing is difficult, but for my own sake I do not regret this journey, which has shown that …men can endure hardships, help one another, and meet death with as great a fortitude as ever in the past."

Captain Scott’s message to the public, March 1912.