Glacier Inventory of West Greenland, 1948 - 1985, Version 1 (G01375)
This is the most recent version of these data.
The inventory includes 5,297 Glaciers from west Greenland between 59 to 71 degrees latitude north and 43 to 53 degrees longitude west. The glacier data basin division is based on a simplified version of the World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) system. Data are based on 1:250000 maps, Landsat imagery, and aerial photos that were taken between 1948 and 1985.
AIRCRAFT, GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
1 January 1948 to 31 December 1985