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Glaciers_cci article online

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 available online.

New newsletter

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 »

ESA Climate Change Initiative

Climate change is arguably the greatest challenge facing mankind in the twenty-first century. Its importance has been recognised in recent reports from the IPCC and from UNFCCC, and the overwhelming economic consequences are set out in the Stern Report. Read more »

Phase 2 started

Phase 2, first Progress Meeting


Climate Research Data Package Available

Data gereated during Phase 1 of the project is now available and can be downloaded from our data base.

Access the CRDP

4th CCI co-location meeting


AGU Fall Meeting


Significant contribution of Greenland’s peripheral glaciers to sea-level rise

A study with significant Glaciers_cci contribution published in Geophysical Research Letters has recently provided the first overview mapping of thickness and mass changes of Greenland's glaciers. Read more

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