NOAA@NSIDC has acquired DOI numbers for two of our most popular data sets: the World Glacier Inventory and theGlacier Photograph Collection. This is in an effort to make our data easier to… Read more »
The NOAA/NSIDC Climate Data Record of Passive Microwave Sea Ice Concentration data set, released in late 2011 at a daily resolution, has now been processed to include a monthly averaged… Read more »
The Global Lake and River Ice Phenology database has seasonal freeze-up and breakup dates as well as other descriptive ice information for 865 lakes and rivers in twelve Northern Hemisphere countries.
In cooperation with the World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS), NOAA@NSIDC has released an updated version of the World Glacier Inventory (WGI).
To help promote awareness of glacier recession and to support the Roger G. Barry Resource Office for Cryospheric Studies (ROCS), ROCS has created an Adopt-a-Glacier fundraising project.
The SCICEX Web site has been improved. The new site includes links to data access locations, science meeting notes and presentations, and history and background of the program.
The Sea-ice Thickness and Draft Statistics from Submarine ULS, Moored ULS, and a Coupled Model is now available from NSIDC. This data set consists of estimates of mean values of… Read more »
The International Ice Charting Working Group’s 12th meeting was hosted by the British Antarctic survey October 17-21 in Cambridge, England. The NOAA team at NSIDC works with this group to… Read more »
The World Climate Research Program’s (WCRP) Open Science Conference took place in Denver on October 24-28. Florence Fetterer and Ann Windnagel attended sessions dedicated to the cryosphere and used the… Read more »
In cooperation with NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) Climate Data Record (CDR) program, NSIDC has released a CDR of sea ice concentration that has full data transparency.