The first Progress Meeting of year 2 will be held in Frascati, Th. 1 October direclty after the CCI colocation Meeting.
The 26th IUGG General Assembly will take place in Prague 22 June - 2 July.
Glaciers_cci supports a session (GLIMS and the Randolph Glacier Inventory: where Do We Go from Here?) and contributes with several oral and poster presentations.
Glaciers_cci contributed significantly to the realization of the 1st comprehensive global glacier inventory. The related article has now been published: Read more »
A new publcation by Glaciers_cci members provide new insights into glacier changes in Patagonia:
Paul, F. and Mölg, N. (2014): Hasty retreat of glaciers in northern Patagonia from 1985 to 2011. Journal of Glaciology, 60 (224), 1033-1043. download
New publications by Glaciers_cci memebers provide new insights into the glaciers and their changes in High Mountain Asia:
Kääb, A., Treichler D., Nuth C. and Berthier E. (2015): Brief Communication: Contending estimates of 2003–2008 glacier mass balance over the Pamir–Karakoram–Himalaya. The Cryosphere, 9, 557- 564. download Read more »
Data gereated during Phase 1 of the project is now available and can be downloaded from our data base.
The comprehensive article about Glaciers_cci entitled:
"The glaciers climate change initiative: Methods for creating glacier area, elevation change and velocity products" published with Remote Sensing of Environment is now included in the CCI special issue. Download.
The third Glaciers_cci newsletter has been published. It contains information about the Randolph Glacier Inventory, the glaciers around the Greenland ice sheet and Karakoram glaciers.
The Glaciers_cci project will contribute to GCOS by helping complete the baseline inventory of glaciers and by regional change assessment. The project focuses on the following three elements of the ECV: Read more »