Title GIIPSY; a flagship project of IPY
Author Franklin, R.
Source Imaging Notes, 23(1) unpaginated. Publisher: Blueline Publishing, Denver, CO, United States. ISSN: 2155- 210X
Publication Date 2008
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 91603. CRREL Acc. No: 65007204
Index Terms computer applications; glaciers; global change; ice; ice sheets; international cooperation; polar regions; remote sensing; snow; Antarctica; Arctic Ocean; polar regions; Southern Ocean; cryosphere; data acquisition; data processing; GIIPSY; Global Interagency International Polar Snapshot Year; ice caps; International Polar Year 2007- 08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; monitoring; programs; satellite methods; sea ice
Abstract The author describes the Global Interagency International Polar Snapshop Year (GIIPSY) Project instituted as part of the International Polar Year 2007-08. The project is a collaborative effort that will involve the tasking and coordination of a global network of Earth observation satellites for purposes of more completely understanding the current, historic, and anticipated dynamics of global warming.
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Publication Type journal article
Record ID 310380