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51. Ground penetrating radar, snow accumulation and snow pit measurements at McMurdo Ice Shelf and in the catchment basin of Erebus glacier [K053_2008_2009_NZ_1]
The knowledge of the cryosphere's mass balance is fundamental to understanding the impacts of climate change. Much of the research into the key components of the cryosphere is based on measurements ...


52. McMurdo Ice Shelf Project: Measurements of ice sheet movement, accumulation and ablation rate, strain/density rates, brine infusion and snow profiles [K001_1962_1984_NZ_1]
Surface elevation and movement of the McMurdo Ice Shelf and Ross Ice Shelf were conducted as part of the McMurdo Ice Shelf Project which was active from the 1962 to 1970 field seasons. A significant ...


53. Geophysical investigations (seismic, aero and ground base magnetic, gravity, GPR and bathymetry surveys) of the tectonic, sedimentary and volcanic history of the Victoria Land Basing - site survey for ANDRILL project [K001_ANDRILL_SITE_SURVEYS]
A multi-national team (Germany, Italy, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the USA) undertook seismic reflection, aeromagnetic surveys, ground-based magnetic and gravity measurements to image the ...


54. INSTAAR Occasional Paper No. 55 Glacier Mass Balance and Regime: Data of Measurements and Analysis [NSIDC-0109]
This data set consists of glacier regime parameters observed between 1945 and 1998. Data include annual mass balances, ablation, accumulation, and equilibrium-line altitude ...


55. Measurement of ice velocity and mass balance at Hurd Glacier [CNDAESPGEORADAR02ANT990963BAS16]
In English: This dataset contains information on the project DYNAMICS OF HURD GLACIER, which is aimed at the measurement of the mass balance (accumulation and ablation) in ...


56. Measurement of ice velocity and mass balance at Hurd Glacier [CNDA-ESP_RAD02ANT99-0963BAS016]
In English: This dataset contains information on the project DYNAMICS OF HURD GLACIER, which is aimed at the measurement of the mass balance (accumulation and ablation) in ...


57. Dynamic Response of Surface Energy and Mass Balance of Vest and Austfonna (Nordaustlandet, Svalbard) on Climate Change (Germany) [AWS_KINNVIKA]
Data from six Automatic Weather Stations (AWS) installed at the northwestern side of the Vestfonna ice cap on Nordaustlandet, Svalbard. Measured Parameters: -Short wave radiation, ...


58. Dielectric profiling (DEP) data from Mount Moulton blue ice area [dep20032004mountmoulton]
Electronator data from Mount Moulton blue ice area along approximately 300 m long lone parallel to existing horizontal ice core.


59. Mass Balance of the Collins Ice Cap on King George Island in West Antarctica [PRIC_GLACIO_MASSBAL]
Mass balance observations were carried out during the 1991/1992 Chinese Antarctica Expedition, when 64 stakes and 15 snow pits were established on Little Dome. Nine sets of simultaneous ...


60. 2km long Surface Conductivity Profile and video recording, Scharffenbergbotnen [grinstedSBB-ECM-VIDEO]
Location: Scharffenbergbotnen blue ice area, Heimefrontfjella Electrical Conductivity profile of the surface blue ice (stretching ~2.5km from near the ice fall). At the same time a video ...


61. Electronator (DEP) measurements on Allan Hills Main blue ice area [dep20032004allanhills]
New instrument designed to measure the surface conductance of ice with electrodes about 80 cm apart moving at 3 m/s across the ice with about 1kV p.d. About 5 km of data combined with ...


62. Antarctic snow zones derived from the 1997 Radarsat SAR image mosaic [liu_nsf0126149_04]
Dry snow zones, percolation zones, wet snow zones, and blue ice patches for the Antarctic continent are delineated from the 1997 Radarsat SAR image mosaic. The data set is given as an ...


63. Collaborative Research: Characteristics of Snow Megadunes and their Potential Effects on Ice Core Interpretation [scambos_0125570]
Field study and remote sensing measurements of an area of snow megadunes on the East Antarctic plateau provides a preliminary assessment of dune morphology, firn structure, and layering ...


64. Collaborative Research: Using Fracture Patterns and Ice Thickness to Study the History and Dynamics of Grounding Line Migration and Shutdown of Kamb and Whillans Ice Streams [fahnestock_0440636]
The work is in collaboration with co-PI Christina Hulbe and at Portland State University. In our previous work we were able to image, map, and interpret streak lines (flow trajectories) on the Ross ...


65. Glaciology of Blue Ice Areas in Antarctica [Hamilton_0229245]
A 'horizontal ice core' was collected at the Mount Moulton blue ice field in West Antarctica and preliminary analyses of the sample material suggests that a ~500 kyr climate record is ...


66. Investigating Iceberg Evolution During Drift and Break-Up: A Proxy for Climate-Related Changes in Antarctic Ice Shelves [scambos_0540915]
Drifting tabular icebergs in the Southern Ocean just east of the Antarctic Peninsula undergo a rapid "climate change" as they move into warmer air and ocean temperatures. Using a combination of satellite ...


67. Mass Balance and Accumulation Rate Along US ITASE Routes [Hamilton_0196441]
ICE DYNAMICS AND SURFACE GLACIOLOGY ALONG US ITASE TRAVERSE ROUTES IN EAST ANTARCTICA Antarctica is a key component of the Earth system. The ice sheet and its fringing ice ...


68. Snow and Firn Permeability, Density, Gas Diffusivity, and Microstructure: Characteristics of Snow Megadunes and their Potential Effects on Ice Core Interpretation [albert_OPP0125276]
The Antarctic megadune research was conducted during two field seasons, one in November 2002 and the other in December 2003 through January 2004. The megadune field site is located on ...


69. Vestfonna Ablation Data from May-August 2008 (Germany) [ABLATION_KINNVIKA]
Data describe measured snow melt/ablation at a stake farm consisting of 24 ablation stakes (6 on De Geerfonna, 15 on the northwestern slope of Vestfonna, 3 on Ahlmann Summit).


70. Monitoring of glacial dynamics in Johnson Dock (Livingston Island) [CNDA-ESP_ANT95-1628-E]
In English: The techiniques used to extrapolate seasonal behaviour to annual behaviour, were: - A Geodolite 504 to measure the position of each stake and 3 new stakes ...


71. Pakitsoq carbon-14 of methane and supporting gas data [severinghaus_0221470]
This data set includes carbon-14 measurements on atmospheric methane obtained from air bubbles in glacial ice at the Pakitsoq outcrop in western Greenland, during two abrupt increases in methane concentration ...


72. Melting and Calving of Antarctic Ice Shelves [jacobs_0233303]
Major portions of the Antarctic Ice Sheet float in the surrounding ocean, at the physical and intellectual boundaries of oceanography and glaciology. These ice shelves lose mass continuously by melting ...


73. Glaciologic expedition "Svalbard 2001" [CNDA-ESP_ARTICO_GLACKMA_SVALBARD_2001]
In English: The monitoring station was settled to the exit of the fluvial canyon that drain the Austrelovernbren glacier. By means of multi-parametric probes, water level, conductivity, and water ...


74. Determination of the summer component of velocity at the surface of Johnsons and Hurd glaciers. [CNDA-ESP_REN2001-5220-E-ANT]
In English: In order to determine the ice velocities at the surface and the surface mass balance of Johnsons and Hurd Glaciers, Differential GPS (DGPS) positioning and accumulation-ablation measurements ...


75. Ice velocity and mass balance measurements at Hurd glacier [CNDA-ESP_REN2000-3154-E]
In English: The main activities were mass balance and ice velocity measurements in the net of stakes of Hurd glacier, complemented by the maintenance of the net of stakes of Johnsons glacier, plus ...


76. El Glaciar Collins: Como Sensor Natural Del Calentamiento Global En La Antartica (Collins Glacier: A Natural Indicator of Global Warming in Antarctica) [AMD_UY-Glaciology2004]
Implementation of experimental pilot catchment areas for measuring continuous glacier discharge (output time series) and relation with meteorological parameters (input time series).


77. Glaciological Studies on Vega Island [CDA_AR_GEO_GLAF_VEGA_ISLAND]
Field activities for the 1999/2000 summer campaign: Glaciology Group: a) Stake network surveying and computation of net balamce, ice velocities and ice deformation in selected places of Vega Island, ...


78. Niwot Ridge Long Term Ecological Research Program Datasets [nsflternwtdparent]
The Long Term Ecological Research Program (LTER) was established by the National Science Foundation to conduct research on long-term ecological phenomena in an array of ecosystems within the United ...


79. Study of glacial dynamics in Livingston Island [CNDA-ESP_ANT96-0734-E]
In English: Thanks to aerial photographs taken in 1956 and satellite images taken in 1988 and 1991, a 4% reduction in the areal extent of Livingston Island ice cap and even a few measurements with ...


80. Study of the glacial system of Livingston Island. Terrestrial photogrammetry on the glacial system of Livingston Island. [CNDA-ESP_ANT93-0852ANT94-1326E]
In English: The aim of this project is to understand the dynamics of the glacial system of Livingston Island (South Shetland Islands, Antarctica). Source data are obtained both from remote sensing ...


81. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) /NWTablatraw.td: Snowpack ablation in alpine couloirs: Raw data [LTER_NWTablatraw.td]
For a more detailed metadata record, see: "http://culter.colorado.edu:1030/exec/.extracttoolA?ablatraw.td" Lowering of the snowpack surface by ablation (melt) was measured on a bimonthly basis within ...


82. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/NWTablamean.nc: Snowpack ablation: Mean data [LTER_NWTablamean.nc]
[For a more detailed metadata record, see: "http://culter.colorado.edu:1030/exec/.extracttoolA?ablamean.nc"] Lowering of the snowpack surface by ablation (melt) was estimated on a biweekly to weekly ...


83. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/NWTablameantd: Snowpack ablation in alpine couloirs: Mean data [LTER_NWTablamean.td]
[For a more detailed metadata record, see: http://culter.colorado.edu:1030/exec/.extracttoolA?ablamean.td] Lowering of the snowpack surface by ablation (melt) was measured on a bimonthly basis within ...


84. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/NWTablatraw.nc: Snowpack ablation: Raw data [LTER_NWTablatraw.nc]
[For a more detailed metadata record, see: "http://culter.colorado.edu:1030/exec/.extracttoolA?ablatraw.nc"] Lowering of the snowpack surface by ablation (melt) was estimated on a biweekly to weekly ...


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