World Glacier Inventory

Data Contributors

Abbreviation Full Detail on Data Source

1-WGMS

Cogley (2008) from WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on WGMS (various regions)

2-Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Science

Cogley (2008) from WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow (U.S.S.R.; Eurasian Glacier Inventory)

3-WDC-Glaciology, Lanzhou (CAREERI and Chen)

Cogley (2008) from WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on WDC-Glaciology, Lanzhou (China; Eurasian Glacier Inventory) originally from CAREERI and X. Chen. [Note: This is a subset of the original 2007 CAREERI update that were corrected based on Cogley (2008). The rest of the CAREERI data can be found under data contributor "7-WDC-Glaciology, Lanzhou (CAREERI)."]

4-University of Alaska, Fairbanks

Cogley (2008) from WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on University of Alaska, Fairbanks (glacier in southern Alaska)

5-Weidick

Cogley (2008) from WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on Weidick et al. 1992 (southwestern Greenland)

6-Bhagat/Mool/Sah

Cogley (2008) based on Bhagat et al. 2004 (Himachal Pradesh) and Mool et al. 2001a, b, 2004, 2005 (Nepal, Buthan, Pakistan, Indus) and Sah et al. 2005 (Uttarakhand )

7-WDC-Glaciology, Lanzhou (CAREERI)

Cogley (2008) based on WDC-Glaciology, Lanzhou (China, Arunachal Pradesh) originally from CAREERI.

8-Garin

Cogley (2008) based on Garin 1987 (northern Chile)

9-Hagen

Cogley (2008) based on Hagen et al. 1993 (Svalbard, Jan Mayen )

10-Trent University

Cogley (2008) based on Trent University (Scott, Peter I, S Shetlands, S Orkneys, Bouvet, Heard, Ballenys )

11-Holdgate and Baker

Cogley (2008) from Trent University based on Holdgate and Baker 1979 (S Sandwich Is)

12-Langenegger and Verwoerd

Cogley (2008) from Trent University based on Langenegger and Verwoerd 1971 (Marion I)

13-Institut Géographique National

Cogley (2008) from Trent University based on Institut Géographique National 1967 (Kerguelen)

14-Trent University

Cogley (2008) based on Trent University (Canada: eastern Yukon, N.W.T., Melville I, Labrador)

15-U.S. Geological Survey, Tacoma

Cogley (2008) based on U.S. Geological Survey, Tacoma (Brooks Range, Alaska)

16-Ames

Cogley (2008) based on Ames et al. 1988 (southern Peru)

17-Kaul

Cogley (2008) based on Kaul 1999 (India: Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh (part), Sikkim)

18-Katalog Lednikow SSSR

Cogley (2008) based on Katalog Lednikow SSSR (U.S.S.R.; parts not in source 2)

19-Sedov

Cogley (2008) based on Sedov 1997 (Tajgonos Peninsula, northeastern Siberia)

20-Gellatly

Cogley (2008) based on Gellatly et al. 1994 (Abruzzi, Italy)

21-WGMS 1993

Cogley (2008) based on WGMS 1993 (Germany)

22-Lorenzo/White

Cogley (2008) based on Lorenzo 1964 and White 2002 (Mexico)

23-Allison and Peterson

Cogley (2008) based on Allison and Peterson 1988 (Indonesia)

24-Aniya

Cogley (2008) based on Aniya 1998 (South Patagonian Ice Field, Patagonia)

25-Aniya

Cogley (2008) based on Aniya et al. 1996 (North Patagonia Ice Field, Patagonia)

26-Casassa

Cogley (2008) based on Casassa et al. 2002 (Cordova Peninsula, Isla Riesco, Patagonia)

27-Rivera and Casassa

Cogley (2008) based on Rivera and Casassa 2004 (South Patagonia Ice Field, Patagonia)

28-Bertone

Cogley (2008) based on Bertone 1960 (part of Argentinian Patagonia)

29-Fernandez

Cogley (2008) based on Fernandez et al. 2005 (Minchinmavida volcano, Patagonia)

30-Schneider

Cogley (2008) based on Schneider et al. 2005, 2007 (Muñoz Gamero Peninsula, Patagonia)

31-Calkin

Cogley (2008) based on Calkin et al. 1998 (Kigluaik Mountains, Alaska)

32-Trent University

Cogley (2008) from Trent University (Canada: Baffin I and Bylot I)

33-WGMS

WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on WGMS (south of Northern Patagonian Ice Field; Yukon)

34-CEAZA

WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on CEAZA (central Chile)

35-University of Alaska, Fairbanks

WGMS and NSIDC (1989, updated 2009) based on University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Echelmeyer / Valentine (Kenai Peninusla , Alaska)

36-Sigurðsson/Arendt

Radić and Hock 2010 based on the Icelandic Inventory provided by O. Sigurðsson and Arendt et al. 2002 (Iceland, Alaska)

37-Rau

Rau et al. 2004 (Antarctic Peninsula)