IceBridge Snow Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 2 (IRSNO1B)
This is the most recent version of these data.
Version 2 data are in netCDF format beginning with the 2009 Greenland campaign.
This data set contains radar echograms taken from the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) ultra wide-band snow radar over land and sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic. In addition, airborne snow measurements were taken during 10 flights over Alaska mountains, ice fields, and glaciers at the end of May 2018 by a compact CReSIS FMCW radar system installed on a Single Otter aircraft. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded campaigns.
GLACIER TOPOGRAPHY/ICE SHEET TOPOGRAPHY RADAR IMAGERY SEA ICE ELEVATION SNOW COVER
C-130, DC-8, DHC-3, G-V, P-3B, WP-3D ORION
NetCDF, XML, JPEG
31 March 2009 to 13 May 2021
Data Access & Tools
Many NSIDC DAAC data sets can be accessed using the NSIDC DAAC's Data Access Tool. This tool provides the ability to search and filter data with spatial and temporal constraints using a map-based interface.
Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center (NSIDC DAAC) can be accessed directly from our HTTPS file system. We provide basic command line Wget and curl instructions for HTTPS file system downloads below.