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1. Amery Ice Shelf 1968 Traverse Reports and Logs [AIS_1968_traverse]
In 1968 the Australian Antarctic Division had a team of four people spend just over a year on the Amery Ice Shelf, undertaking a range of studies including ice velocity determination (horizontal and ...


2. Collaborative Research: Integrative Study of Marine Ice Sheet Stability & Subglacial Life Habitats in W Antarctica - Lake & Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling (LISSARD) [anandakrishnan_0838763]
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). The LISSARD project (Lake and Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) is one of three research ...


3. Collaborative Research: Integrative Study of Marine Ice Sheet Stability and Subglacial Life Habitats - Robotic Access to Grounding-zones for Exploration and Science (RAGES) [anandakrishnan_0838764]
The RAGES project (Robotic Access to Grounding zones for Exploration and Science) is one of three research components of the WISSARD (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) integrative ...


4. ESA GlobSnow Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) [NSIDC-0595]
The European Space Agency (ESA) Global Snow Monitoring for Climate Research (GlobSnow) snow water equivalent (SWE) v2.0 data record contains snow information derived for the Northern Hemisphere since ...


5. MEaSUREs Northern Hemisphere Terrestrial Snow Cover Extent Daily 25km EASE-Grid 2.0 [NSIDC-0530]
This data set offers users 25 km Northern Hemisphere snow cover extent represented by four different variables. Three of the snow cover variables are derived from the Interactive Multisensor Snow ...


6. MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map [NSIDC-0593]
The MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map consists of two cloud-free digital image maps that show mean surface morphology and a quantitative measure of optical snow grain size on ...


7. ADBEX III Sea Ice Strain Grid Measurements [ADBEX_III_strain_grid]
Details of the setup and (re)measurements taken of the strain grid laid out on the sea ice during the ADBEX III voyage of the Nella Dan. The grid was made up of six canes (plus the bridge, used as ...


8. Greenland Climate Network (GC-Net) Automatic Weather Station Data [NSIDC-0617]
The Greenland Climate Network (GC-NET), established in spring 1994, currently consists of 18 stations with a distributed coverage over the Greenland ice sheet. The GC-Net emphasis is to monitor climatological ...


9. Ice Velocities Around the 2000 Meter Traverse in Greenland [NSIDC-0615]
This data set contains traverse measurements used to infer the mass balance of central parts of the ice sheet upslope from the traverse, and results from this work have been published in Thomas et ...


10. Mass-Balance Estimates by Comparing Ice Discharge Across the 2000 m Traverse [NSIDC-0618]
Ice-sheet mass balance can be inferred from comparison between total net accumulation and total ice discharge, and this data set contains results from such a comparison for higher-elevation parts ...


11. Radar Studies of Subglacial Lake Whillans and the Whillans Ice Stream Grounding Zone [NSIDC-0594]
This data set includes ground-based, gridded, ice-penetrating radar thickness and basal reflection power, along with GPS coordinates, for two areas of Whillans Ice Stream: Subglacial Lake Whillans ...


12. Reconstructions of paleo winter sea ice concentrations and revised age models for marine sediment cores SO136-111 and E27-23. [ASAC_2534_winter_sea_ice]
The Holocene sea-ice project brings together for the first time, records from the Antarctic continent and deep sea sediments that will allow us to calibrate three sea-ice extent surrogates, validate ...


13. Synthesis of Thwaites Glacier Dynamics: Diagnostic and Prognostic Sensitivity Studies of a West Antarctic Outlet System [NSIDC-0619]
This data set consists of experimental output from a higher-order finite-element model that was utilized in conjunction with existing data sets to isolate essential physical processes affecting Thwaites ...


14. Aquarius L3 Weekly Polar-Gridded Brightness Temperature and Sea Surface Salinity [AQ3_TB]
The data set consists of weekly gridded Level-3 products of Aquarius L-band radiometer brightness temperature (TB) observations and Sea Surface Salinity (SSS) retrievals from the Aquarius/Satélite ...


15. Aquarius L3 Weekly Polar-Gridded Normalized Radar Cross Section [AQ3_NRCS]
The data set consists of weekly polar-gridded Level-3 products of Aquarius L-band Normalized Radar Cross Section (NRCS) retrievals from the Aquarius/Satélite de Aplicaciones Científicas (SAC-D) mission, ...


16. Aquarius L3 Weekly Polar-Gridded Sea Surface Salinity [AQ3_SSS]
This data set consists of weekly gridded Level-3 products of Aquarius L-band radiometer Sea Surface Salinity (SSS) retrievals from the Aquarius/Satélite de Aplicaciones Científicas (SAC-D) mission, ...


17. Atlas of Community-Based Monitoring in a Changing Arctic (Arctic CBM) [ELOKA033]
This atlas showcases Arctic communities actively involved in observing social and environmental change. It was designed to highlight the many community-based monitoring (CBM) and traditional knowledge ...


18. Bubble Number-density Data and Modeled Paleoclimates [NSIDC-0538]
This data set includes bubble number-density measured at depths from 120 meters to 560 meters at 20-meter intervals in both horizontal and vertical samples. The data set also includes modeled temperature ...


19. ClimoBase: Rouse Canadian Surface Observations of Weather, Climate, and Hydrological Variables, 1984-1998 [G10008]
ClimoBase is a collection of surface climate measurements collected in Northern Canada by Dr. Wayne Rouse between 1984 and 1998 in three locations: Churchill, Manitoba; Marantz Lake, Manitoba; and ...


20. Greenland Ice Surface Elevations from NASA ATM Airborne Lidar [NSIDC-0614]
Scanning laser altimeters were flown over the Greenland icesheet during late spring or early summer from 1993 to 1999. Flights spanned the entire icesheet, sampling interior and coastal regions and ...


21. IceBridge Radar L3 Tomographic Ice Thickness [IRTIT3]
This data set contains Level-3 tomographic ice thickness measurements derived from data captured by the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) Multichannel Coherent Radar Depth Sounder (MCoRDS) ...


22. Iceberg Capsize Kinematics and Energetics [NSIDC-0590]
This data set represents a typical single iceberg capsize experiment. Included in this data set are all the parameters of the plastic iceberg's density and dimensions, the density of the water surrounding ...


23. MEaSUREs Greenland Surface Melt Daily 25km Ease-Grid 2.0 [NSIDC-0533]
This data set offers users a 25 km daily record of surface/near-surface melting on the Greenland Ice Sheet. The presence of melting is determined from brightness temperature data acquired during a ...


24. WAIS Divide Sonic Log Data [NSIDC-0592]
This data set contains a record of speeds for vertically-propagating compression-waves measured throughout the depth of ice that surrounds the WAIS-D borehole. Multiple logs provide redundant measurements ...


25. Alaskan Air, Ground, Snow, and Soil Temperatures, 1998-2001 [GGD903]
This data set contains air and ground temperature measurements collected from three different regions, each with multiple sites. The regions sampled are North Slope, Council, and Ivotuk. Measurements ...


26. East Siberian Air, Ground Temperature, and Snow Depth Measurements, 1882-1994 [GGD902]
This data set contains historical data for 35 Russian stations located between approximately 117-145 E and 55-72 N. Data were collected between 1882-1994, but the time period covered by each station ...


27. Heard Island Glacier Fluctuations and Climatic Change - 2003/04 Fieldwork [NSIDC-0582]
This data set contains data on the physical flow characteristics, mass balance, sub-glacial topography, and recent fluctuations of the Heard Island glacier. The data were collected for The Antarctic ...


28. Air and Soil Temperatures from Sites in Alaska 1995-2001 [GGD907]
This data set consists of air and soil temperatures from various sites in Alaska between 1995 and 2001. Data loggers recorded soil temperatures at 1 cm below the ground or snow surface, and air temperatures ...


29. Elevated Soil Temperature and Water Table Manipulation Data from Barrow, Alaska, 1999-2001 [GGD905]
This data set contains elevated soil temperature and water table manipulation measurements taken at a tundra site near Barrow, Alaska, USA. Eighteen 60-cm diameter polycarbonate cylinders were installed ...


30. IceBridge WISE L2 Geolocated Ice Thickness and Surface Elevation [IRWIS2]
This data set contains depth sounder measurements of elevation, surface, bottom, and thickness for Alaska taken from the Warm Ice Sounding Explorer (WISE). The data were collected as part of Operation ...


31. Meteorological, Radiation, Soil, and Snow Data from Alaska Sites, 1998-2002 [GGD901]
This data set contains meteorological, radiation, soil, and snow data from several sites in three regions in Alaska: Ivotuk, Kougarok and Council. The goal of the project is to improve the understanding ...


32. Snow Depth Yearly Measurements at Toolik Station 1995-2001 [GGD910]
This data set provides snow depth measurements in the study area at Toolik Station, Alaska, taken once yearly on May 2nd, for the years 1995 through 2001. Measurements were taken by hand using a steel ...


33. BOREAS AES Five-day Averaged Surface Meteorological and Upper Air Data [BOREAS_AES5DAVG]
The Canadian Atmospheric Environment Service (AES) provided BOREAS with hourly and daily surface meteorological data from 23 of the AES meteorological stations located across Canada and upper air ...


34. BOREAS Derived Surface Meteorological Data [BOREAS_SRFMETMD]
In 1995, the BOREAS science teams identified the need for a continuous surface meteorological and radiation data set to support flux and surface process modeling efforts. This data set contains actual, ...


35. Microbially Mediated Alteration of Volcanic Glass using McMurdo Extreme Environments as Natural Laboratories [NSF-ANT07-39712]
This project studies the microbial processes that alter volcanic glass, which is critical to understanding the earliest life on earth. To understand the environmental controls on these processes, ...


36. Nella Dan: ADBEX III Cruise - Sea Ice Observations [ADBEX_III_sea_ice]
A collection of sea ice observations made during the Antarctic Division BIOMASS Experiment III (ADBEX III) cruise of the Nella Dan, during Oct - Dec 1985 (along with some additional observations made ...


37. ASCAT GDS Level 1 Sigma0 resampled at 25 km Swath Grid - Metop [acronym.ASCSZO1B.satellite.M01-M02.fileid.EO.EUM.DAT.METOP.ASCSZO1B]
The prime objective of the Advanced SCATterometer (ASCAT) is to measure wind speed and direction over the oceans, and the main operational application is the assimilation of ocean winds in NWP models. ...


38. AVHRR GDS Level 1B - NOAA [acronym.AVHGAC1B.fileid.EO.EUM.DAT.NOAA.NOAAAVHRR]
The Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) operates at 5 different channels simultaneously in the visible and infrared bands, with wavelengths specified in the instrument channels description. ...


39. ADBEX III Ice Floe Measurements and Observations [ADBEX_III_ice_floe]
During the ADBEX III voyage, a number of core samples, observations and measurements were taken on the ice surrounding the ship. Records of the snow/ice conditions around the "station" where each ...


40. ADBEX III Oxygen Isotope Results For Snow And Sea Ice Sampling [ADBEX_III_oxygen_isotope]
During the ADBEX III voyage, 254 samples of sea ice and snow drift on sea ice was collected. Careful notes on the date and location of the samples was kept. The samples were then analysed to determine ...


41. Nella Dan: ADBEX III Cruise - Krill and zooplankton data [ADBEX_III_krill]
This dataset contains results from the Antarctic Division BIOMASS Experiment III (ADBEX III) cruise of the Nella Dan. It is the fifth cruise in a series of six, conducting a long term field survey ...


42. Collaborative Research: The Biogeochemical Evolution of Dissolved Organic Matter in a Fluvial System on the Cotton Glacier, Antarctica [NSF-ANT08-38970]
Dissolved organic matter (DOM) comprises a significant pool of Earth's organic carbon that dwarfs the amount present in living aquatic organisms. The properties and reactivity of DOM are not well ...


43. Law Dome, Dome Summit South ice core accumulation composite series [AAS_757_LDAccu2005]   PARENT DIF
This file comprises three main records compiled for publication in the following: van Ommen, T. D. and V. Morgan (2010). Snowfall increase in coastal East Antarctica linked with southwest Western ...


44. Nella Dan: ADBEX III Cruise - Sea Ice Core Stratigraphy [ABDEX_III_sea_ice_stratigraphy]
During the Antarctic Division BIOMASS Experiment III (ADBEX III) cruise of the Nella Dan (Oct - Dec 1985), sea ice cores were drilled at 13 stations. Stratigraphy of the cores recorded, along with ...


45. Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V5 1999/00 [ASPECT_AA020200]   PARENT DIF
These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone. These data are in the ASPeCt format. National program: Australia Vessel: Aurora Australis Dates in ice: 01 Feb 2000 ...


46. Climate change and carbon gain in Antarctic mosses [AAS_2780]   CHILD DIFs
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 2780. Public Summary The distribution of plants in Antarctica is chiefly limited by the availability of water and sufficiently high temperatures. ...


47. Mass balance of the Totten basin in East Antarctica: Estimation and calibration from ground, air and space-based observations (TOT-Cal) [AAS_3121]
Linked to this record are a report providing further details about the project, as well as the data from the project. Public Summary Regions of Antarctica are undergoing significant change in response ...


48. Collaborative Research: Continued Study of Physical Properties of the WAIS Divide Deep Core [spencer_1043313]
This data set includes ~50-m averaged annual layer thicknesses down to 3403 m depth at the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide ice core (WDC06A) as observed visually using diffuse transmitted light ...


49. INSAT-3D Imager Level-2C SNOW MAP [3DIMG_L2C_SNW]
INSAT-3D Imager Level-2C SNOW Map in HDF-5 Format


50. GPM Ground Validation Environment Canada (EC) Manual Precipitation Measurements GCPEx [gpmprecipmgcpex]
The GPM Ground Validation Environment Canada (EC) Manual Precipitation Measurements GCPEx dataset was collected during the GPM Cold-season Precipitation Experiment (GCPEx) in Ontario, Canada with ...


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