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. Fluctuations of Glaciers

For information on glacier fluctuations (front variations, mass balance, special events, etc.) please send an email with your data request including WGMS_ID and/or general information on the corresponding glaciers (glacier name, political unit, location, coordinates) to:


Please check earlier volumes of Fluctuations of Glaciers for an overview on available attributes!

World Glacier Inventory

For direct access to glacier inventory information (WGI), please contact our mirror-site.

For other available glacier datasets (e.g., inventory, photographs), please check the GTN-G website!

photo: oberer grindelwaldgletscher, switzerland, by m. zemp 2003
last change 27/05/11, igr