Ice Watch

News

(13 June 2013) Join our mailing list to receive periodic e-mail updates from the Ice Watch team.

(13 June 2013) Ice Watch is now on Facebook! Visit our page.

(10 May 2013) ASSIST software is available for download! Visit the ASSIST page for more information.

(10 May 2013) The Ice Watch data site is up and running. Browse and download near real-time cruise data and metadata.

(14 March 2013) Data from the 2006-2010 Ice Watch campaign are available for download at the IARC Data Archive (IDA). Data for 2011 and 2012 will be available shortly.

(14 March 2013) ASSIST software will become available for download in May 2013. Please contact us if you would like to be involved in the 2013 Ice Watch campaign.

Welcome to Ice Watch, home of the Arctic Shipborne Sea Ice Standardization Tool (ASSIST) Data Network. We provide resources to:

  • record ship based sea ice observations via ASSIST
  • access data collected on current cruises using ASSIST
  • archive and retrieve past observations

Please contact us if you would like to use ASSIST in your own data collection campaign.

Join our mailing list to receive periodic e-mail updates from the Ice Watch team.

View and download cruise data from 2012

sea ice concentration from September 1, 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AMSR-E Data from University of BremenSpreen, G., L. Kaleschke, and G.Heygster (2008), Sea ice remote sensing using AMSR-E 89 GHz channels. J. Geophys. Res., vol. 113, C02S03, doi:10.1029/2005JC003384.