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1. Lambert Glacier Basin Traverse 1989/90 summer season survey report [Survey_1989_90_Lambert]
Report by survey staff on the Lambert Glacier Basin Traverse in summer of 1989/90. Includes original photographic prints. The Lambert Glacier Basin Traverse was one of the projects included in the ...


2. Data Report on 1981 Traverses From Casey For IAGP [iagp_casey_traverse_results]
The Casey Traverse Program was Australia's major contribution to the International Antarctic Glaciological Project, aimed at determining the galciological regime and processes, and deducting some ...


3. The 1992 Wintering Field Season at Heard Island [Heard_Island_Report_1992]
1992 Wintering Field Season at Heard Island. Taken from the report: Genesis of the Expedition The concept of the 1992 expedition arose ...


4. Ice thickness, mass balance and dynamics of the ice sheet east of Davis, and of the Lambert Glacier [ASAC_2085]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2085 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Over the past 20 years, Australian glaciologists have ...


5. Glacier Mass Balance and Regime Measurements and Analysis, 1945-2003 [G10002]
This data set consists of glacier regime parameters observed between 1945 and 2003. Data include annual mass balances, ablation, accumulation, and equilibrium-line altitude of mountain and subpolar ...


6. Glacier Monitoring Protocol for the Long-term Ecological Monitoring Program [usgsbrdasc00000003]
Denali National Park and Preserve is a unique laboratory for glacier research because of its extensive ice cover. Fully 17% of Denali's six million acres is currently covered by glacier ice. These ...


7. Snow and ice layering and basal conditions of the East Antarctic ice sheet [Holmlund_SnowIceEastAnt]
The aim of the radar studies was to map the snow land ice layering along the traverse route, and to map basal conditions by sub glacial lakes and at sites chosen for detailed morphological analyses. ...


8. Change in Glacier Mass [geodata_1640]
This data set includes two graphs available at the "download data" section of the Portal: mean net balance, and mean glacier thickness change. They have been derived from measure, from glaciers in ...


9. Change in Glacier Mass - Mean Cumulative Net Balance [geodata_1641]
Annual and cumulative mass balance data of 30 'reference' glaciers with more than 30 years of continuous and ongoing obseration series. Mass balance values for 2010 are still preliminary. Global glaciers ...


10. Svalbard REU program undergraduate student theses [svalbard_reu_program_undergraduate_student_theses]
Completed undergraduate theses and reports from Svalbard REU participants.


11. Juneau Icefield Glacier Mass Balance [juneau_icefield_glacier_mass_balance]
The data set contains mass balance, equilibrium line altitude and transient snowline altitudes on glaciers of the Juneau Icefield. The majority of the data is for the Taku Glacier and Lemon Creek ...


12. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Scientific Assessments [IPCC]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was organized in 1988 by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). Four series of reports ...


13. Global Glacier Ice Mass Balance Data [WGMS_GLACIER_ICE_MASS_BALANCE]
The World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) started to maintain and continue the collection of information on ongoing glacier changes. The Mass Balance Bulletin (MBB), a large part of ...


14. The albedo and ice transmissity at a cold based glacier, Wright Lower Glacier, Wright Valley, Antarctica [K064_2004_2007_NZ_7]   PARENT DIF
The albedo of the Wright Lower Glacier was monitored over two seasons (05-06 and 06-07) to help determine the seasonal melt regime of the glacier by using data from a climate station and manual measurements ...


15. The amount of melt water from a cold based glacier, Wright Lower Glacier, Wright Valley, Antarctica [K064_2004_2007_NZ_6]   PARENT DIF
The seasonal melt regime of the Wright Lower Glacier, Wright Valley, Dry Valleys, Antarctica was investigated and monitored over three field seasons (04-05, 05-06 and 06-07). An appreciation of the ...


16. Snow and ice layering and basal conditions of the East Antarctic ice sheet [SMHI_IPY_JASE01]
The aim of the radar studies was to map the snow land ice layering along the traverse route, and to map basal conditions by sub glacial lakes and at sites chosen for detailed morphological analyses. ...


17. The hydrology, glaciology and sediment transport monitoring of the glacial-river-lake system in the Miers Valley, Antarctica [K046_1988_1991_NZ_1]   PARENT DIF
A three year hydrological, glaciological and sediment transport monitoring programme was conducted in the Miers Valley. The energy and mass balances of the glacier-river-lake system was investigated ...


18. Glacial geological investigations at the Northern penguin colony at Cape Bird [K162_1985_1986_NZ_1]
Glaciological work was carried out at Cape Bird to determine the glaciers margin structure. Initially, the hydrology of the region was investigated to determine the feasibility of measuring stream ...


19. Hydrology and Glaciology of the Dry Valleys of Antarctica - glacier mass balance, ablation and movement and melt record determined by monitoring of stream flow and lake level of glacier fed streams and lakes [K161_1969_1991_NZ_1]   CHILD DIFs
A hydrological/glaciological study was conducted in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica from the 1969/70 summer until the 1990/91 season. The purpose of the hydrological/glaciological programme was to study ...


20. Mass balance measurements and glacier monitoring of glaciers in the Dry Valleys [K161_1969_1991_NZ_4]   PARENT DIF
Glaciers of the Dry Valleys occur where snow accumulation gains exceed sublimation and other losses. Monitoring of the mass balance of glaciers in the Dry Valleys was conducted from the 1969/70 summer ...


21. Spatial variation measurements of the hydrology and glaciology of the Dry Valleys [K161_1969_1991_NZ_5]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
The long term hydrology/glaciology study carried out in the McMurdo Dry Valleys was conducted to gain information on the hydrological behaviour of the Dry Valleys rivers and lakes, particularly for ...


22. Fluctuations of Glaciers (FoG) [FoG]
Since the beginning of internationally coordinated systematic observations on glacier variations in 1894, a valuable and increasingly important data basis on glacier changes has been built ...


23. Global Glacier Mass Balance Data [WGMS_GLACIER_MASS]
The World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) started to maintain and continue the collection of information on ongoing glacier changes. The Mass Balance Bulletin (MBB), a large part of ...


24. 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 ...


25. State of the Cryosphere [NSIDC-0090]
The Cryospheric regions, or regions where water is found in solid form, are among the most sensitive to temperature change. Average temperatures in snow and ice-covered areas typically ...


26. GPR survey of the Wright Lower, Victoria Upper and Suess Glacier margins, in the McMurdo Dry Valleys [K064_2004_2005_NZ_1]
The margins of the Wright Lower, Victoria Upper and Suess glaciers were surveyed using a pulse Ekko GPR. The GPR survey of the morphology and structure of the apron of the Victoria Upper glacier was ...


27. The behaviour of dry based glaciers and the interpretation of Pleistocene glacial deposits from glaciers in the Dry Valleys, Antarctica [K064_1994_2005_NZ]   CHILD DIFs
The formation of deposits and landforms at the margin of alpine glaciers in the Dry Valleys (The Suess Glacier, Taylor Glacier and Rhone Glacier in the Taylor Valley, the Wright Lower Glacier in the ...


28. The structural glaciology and movement of the Rhone Glacier, Taylor Valley, Antarctica [K064_1994_2005_NZ_4]   PARENT DIF
The Rhone Glacier, Taylor Valley, Dry Valleys was observed and surveyed to determine the structural glaciology and movement of the glacier. A tunnel was excavated into the true right western face ...


29. The structural glaciology and movement of the Taylor Glacier, Taylor Valley, Antarctica [K064_1994_2005_NZ_3]   PARENT DIF
The structural glaciology and movement of the Taylor Glacier, was investigated over several seasons (98-01) by excavating a tunnel in the right side of the Taylor Glacier, 1.5km upstream of the terminus, ...


30. The structural glaciology and movement of the Victoria Upper Glacier, Victoria Valley, Antarctica [K064_1994_2005_NZ_5]   PARENT DIF
The structure and movement of the Victoria Upper Glacier, Victoria Valley, was investigated over several seasons. A network of 13 points on the glacier surface were marked with bamboo flags and the ...


31. The structural glaciology, ice marginal landforms, sediments and movement of the Lower Wright Glacier, Wright Valley, Antarctica [K064_1994_2005_NZ_2]   PARENT DIF
The structural glaciology, ice marginal landforms, sediments and movement of the Lower Wright Glacier, Wright Valley, Antarctica was investigated over several seasons. Preliminary work was completed ...


32. The structural glaciology, ice marginal landforms, sediments and movement of the Suess Glacier, Taylor Valley, Antarctica [K064_1994_2005_NZ_1]   PARENT DIF
The structural glaciology, ice marginal landforms, sediments and movement of the Suess Glacier, Taylor Valley, Antarctica was investigated over several seasons. Preliminary work was completed with ...


33. 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 ...


34. 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 ...


35. Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) Model Runs [PMIP]   CHILD DIFs
The Paleoclimate Modeling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) was initiated in order to coordinate and encourage the systematic study of atmospheric general circulation models (AGCMs) and to assess their ...


36. A 30-Year Record of Surface Mass Balance (1966-95) and Motion and Surface Altitude (1975-95) at Wolverine Glacier, Alaska [USGS_OFR_2004_1069]
Scientific measurements at Wolverine Glacier, on the Kenai Peninsula in south-central Alaska, began in April 1966. At three long-term sites in the research basin, the measurements included snow depth, ...


37. GFDL Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GFDL]   PARENT DIF
One of several versions of global spectral models in use at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, ithis version of the GFDL model is applied primarily to climate studies. In its treatment of ...


38. BMRC/BMRC2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_BMRC]   PARENT DIF
The BMRC model is a descendant of a spectral general circulation model first developed in the 1970s (cf. Bourke et al. 1977 , and McAvaney et al. 1978 ). This version is more recent than that used ...


39. CCC2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CCC2]   PARENT DIF
The CCC model is the second-generation version of a model first developed in the early 1980s for climate applications. The model is identical to the latest AMIP model exept for different initial ...


40. CCSR1 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CCSR1]   PARENT DIF
Model CCSR/NIES AGCM (T21 L20) 1995 is based on a simple global atmospheric model first developed at the University of Tokyo (cf. Numaguti 1993), and further refined as a collaboration between CCSR ...


41. CLIMBER2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CLIMBER2]   PARENT DIF
CLIMBER-2, is a model developed by the CLIMate and BiosphERe groupe-Climate System Department at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK). For the PMIP, CLIMBER-2 consists of runs ...


42. CNMR-2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CNRM2]   PARENT DIF
The model is a version (Cycle 14) of the ARPEGE climate model, which is designed for use by the French climate community. (ARPEGE is the acronym for Action de Recherche Petite Echelle Grande Echelle: ...


43. CSIRO Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CSIRO]   PARENT DIF
The CSIRO model is derived from earlier two-level and four-level spectral models based on the primitive equations expressed in conservative flux form (cf. Gordon 1981, 1993 ). For the PMIP, CSIRO ...


44. ECHAM3 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_ECHAM3]   PARENT DIF
This is the third in a series of models developed at MPI that derive from an earlier version (cycle 17) of the operational forecast model of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts ...


45. GEN1 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GEN1]   PARENT DIF
The global climate model used for PMIP is Version 1.02A of GENESIS (Global ENvironmental and Ecological Simulation of Interactive Systems). It has been developed at NCAR Interdisciplinary Climate ...


46. GEN2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GEN2]   PARENT DIF
The global climate model used for PMIP is Version 2.0 of GENESIS (Global ENvironmental and Ecological Simulation of Interactive Systems). It has been developed at NCAR Interdisciplinary Climate Systems ...


47. LMCELMD4 and LMCELMD5 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_LMCELMD4]   PARENT DIF
LMCELMD4: The LMD model derives from an earlier version developed for climate studies (cf. Sadourny and Laval 1984) . Subsequent modifications principally include changes in the representation of ...


48. MRI2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_MRI2]   PARENT DIF
The MRI model is derived from an earlier version of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) model (cf. Arakawa and Mintz 1974 and Arakawa and Lamb 1977 ). Subsequent modifications include ...


49. MSU Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_MSU]   PARENT DIF
The MSU model was developed in 1989 for climate applications. The latest version of this model is significantly differ from the first version: a) it is used the simulation with seasonal resolution, ...


50. NASA/GISS Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GISS]   PARENT DIF
The GISS model used for the PMIP experiment is a modified version of Model II that is described by Hansen et al. (1983) . The current model (described by Hansen et al., 1997) differs from this predecessor ...


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