The next progress meeting of year 3 will be held in Zurich (Switzerland) on the 2nd of May 2017 (afternoon). Read more »
With the help of old US reconnaissance imagery new mass balance insights in the Hunza River basin (Central Karakoram) could be retrieved. Read more »
Within a new option of the ESA Glaciers_cci project ENVEO leads the development of a monitoring system for regular late summer snow line generation. Read more »
The next joint science and progress meeting of year 3 will be held in Alpbach (Tyrol, Austria), from Tu. 17 to Wed. 18 January 2017. Read more »
Glaciers_cci contributes to early warning and understanding of two mysterious glacier collapses and their subsequent huge ice avalanches. Read more »
First standardized long-term DEM uncertainty assessment based on historical topographic maps, the SRTM-X DEM and LIDAR DEMs. In addition, a computer animation which shows the changes of Findelengletscher since the mid 19th century. Read more »
Two joint studies by Glaciers_cci have investigated geometric aspects and glacier mapping prospects of the new Sentinel 2 MSI sensor. They are published in a special issue of Remote Sensing on "First Experiences with European Sentinel-2 Multi-Spectral Imager (MSI)". Read more »
CCI 7th Collocation Meeting will be held at ESRIN, 3 – 6 October 2016.
Glaciers_cci Progress Meeting will follow on the 6th October 2016 afternoon. Read more »
Selected ice surface displacement results obtained with Sentinel-1 data over glaciers and ice caps were presented at the 2016 European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium in Prague. Significant changes of ice surface velocities evident from the comparison with older maps were highlighted by the ESA Glacier_CCI project team.