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Glacier Outlines

Randolph Glacier Inventory
Glaciers_cci contributed significantly to the Randolph Glacier Inventory. The data can be downloaded here.

Greenland Glacier Inventory
We generated an inventory all glaciers and ice caps on Greenland together with the EUFP7 poject ice2sea. To serve the needs of different user communities, we assigned to each glacier one of three connectivity levels with the ice sheet (CL0, CL1, CL2; i.e. no, weak, and strong connection) to clearly, but still flexibly, distinguish the local
glaciers and ice caps (GIC) from the ice sheet and its outlet glaciers.

More information can be found in:
Rastner, P., Bolch, T., Mölg, N., Machguth, H., Le Bris, R., Paul, F. (2012): The first complete inventory of the local glaciers and ice caps on Greenland. The Cryosphere 6, 1483–1495. doi:10.5194/tc-6-1483-2012.

Data download:
Greenland Glacier Inventory
Margin of the ice sheet

The data is free to use for scientific purposes but please cite the above mentioned article. Feedback and suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Elevation Change

We assesed the elevation change of Greenlands glaciers and ice caps using ICSSat data from Oct. 2003 to Mar. 2008. We performed several filtering techniques to minimize outliners. 
More information can be found in: 
Bolch, T., Sandberg Sørensen, L., Simonssen, S.B., Mölg, N., Machguth, H., Rastner, P., Paul, F. (2013): Mass loss of Greenland’s glaciers and ice caps 2003-2008 revealed from ICESat laser altimetry data. Geophysical Research Letters40: 875–881, doi:10.1002/grl.50270.

Data download
dhdt data for Greenland's glaciers from ICESat

The data is free to use for scientific purposes but please cite the above mentioned article. Feedback is welcome.

The Climate Research Data Package (CRDP) can soon be downloaded here.