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Glacier Photograph Collection, Version 1

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    The Glacier Photograph Collection is a database of digital photographs of glaciers from around the world, some dating back to the mid-1850's, that provide an historical reference for glacier extent. As of September 2017, the database contains over 16,600 photographs.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

Data Identification Fields:

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    Processing Level

    NA

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Planned

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Glaciers
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Glaciers
Other Descriptive Keywords
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ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
  • IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
  • GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION

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Platforms
  • Aircraft
    AIRCRAFT
    Instruments
    • CAMERAS
  • In Situ Land-based Platforms
    GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
    Instruments
    • CAMERAS

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Continent
    • North America
    • Canada
    • Western Canada
    • Continent
    • North America
    • Greenland
    • Continent
    • Australia/new Zealand
    • New Zealand
    • Continent
    • North America
    • United States Of America
    • Alaska, Pacific Northwest
    • Continent
    • Europe
    • Alps
    • Continent
    • North America
    • Continent
    • South America
    • Andes

Data Centers

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  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    ARCHIVER

    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
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    DISTRIBUTOR

    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email

Data Contacts

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  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    User Services
    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    449 UCB
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

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    User Services
    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    Boulder, Colorado

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    Data Center Contact
    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
  • NSIDC
    Data Center Contact
    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email

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    Collection Citations
    • Glacier Photograph Collection, Version 1
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      Published by: National Snow and Ice Data Center