Search for GCW datasets

The Global Cryosphere Watch catalogue is yet not considered an operational service. It is populated with metadata harvested from a number of contributing data centres, but data remains in the original location and are served through the interfaces supported by the originating data centre. The process of harvesting, filtering and translating metadata is still under development and will be modified through dialogue with contributing data centres and WMO activities organised through WIS and WIGOS.

Search the Global Cryosphere Watch catalogue. Use the lower left hand side menu to specify search criteria and use the tab menu below to alter how results are presented. Remember that the search criteria specified in the menu are additive (in the sense that e.g. both time and geographical position may be used to filter information).

Initially, only directory level datasets are shown. For each directory level dataset containing files on a second level, there is a small [+] button that provides access to individual files belonging to a dataset.


Areas

Mark one or more Areas from the list below by checking the corresponding checkboxes. Then, click the "Search" button above.

The selected Areas will restrict the search result to only those datasets that match at least one of the selected Areas. If no Areas are selected, no restrictions regarding Areas are used.