IceBridge WISE L2 Ice Thickness and Surface Elevation, Version 1 (IRWIS2)
Data set:
IRWIS2
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Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

This data set contains depth sounder measurements of elevation, surface, bottom, and thickness for Alaska taken from the Warm Ice Sounding Explorer (WISE). The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded aircraft survey campaigns.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Eric
    Rignot
  • Jeremie
    Mouginot
  • Chris
    Larsen
  • Young
    Gim
  • Donald
    Kirchner
Parameter(s):
ICE THICKNESS
Platform(s):
DHC-3
Sensor(s):
WISE
Data Format(s):
ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
16 March 2012 to 26 March 2012
Temporal Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
61.7
S:
58.7
E:
-137.1
W:
-148.6

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