For more than a century, the World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) and its predecessor organizations have been compiling and disseminating standardized data on glacier fluctuations. Thereto, the WGMS annually collects glacier data through its scientific collaboration network that is active in more than 30 countries. More...
In close collaboration with the U.S. National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) and the Global Land Ice Measurements from Space (GLIMS) initiative, the WGMS runs the Global Terrestrial Network for Glaciers (GTN-G) in support of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC). More...
|FoG Vol. X (2005-2010)|
|Digital maps of FoG Vol. I-IX|
|GMBB No. 11 (2008-2009)|
|Global Glacier Changes: facts and figures|
|Preliminary mass balance values 2010/11|
|Glacier monitoring session @ DACA-13|
|Mass Balance Summer School 2013|
|Mass Balance Workshop 2012, Tarfala, Sweden|
|General Assembly NCs Zermatt 2010|
photo: participants of the WGMS General Assembly 2010 (by F. Paul)
last change 23/05/2013, igr