The World Glacier Inventory has recently been updated. Over 1,600 glaciers from the former Soviet Union were added and errors with 368 glacier IDs were identified and corrected. For more information, please see the “Quality Assessment and History of Updates” section in the data set “Documentation” for further details about these updates. To access the new data from this update, proceed to the World Glacier Inventory search page, and select “Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Science. Chernova” from the Data Contributor pull-down menu.