Related and useful links

  • SeaSAR2023 - ESA workshop at UNIS, Longyearbyen, 2-6 May 2023.
  • Swarp - SWARP develop downstream services for sea ice and waves forecast in the Marginal Ice Zone (MIZ) in the Arctic.
  • Arctic ROOS - Arctic ROOS promote, develop and maintain operational monitoring and forecasting of ocean circulation, water masses, ocean surface conditions, sea ice and biological/chemical constituents.
  • Seascape arctic - Arctic Today
  • Cryosat mission - ESA’s CryoSat mission is dedicated to measuring the thickness of polar sea ice and monitoring changes in the ice sheets that blanket Greenland and Antarctica.
  • Polarview  - Polar View is the world’s leading organization for the provision of operational, satellite-based monitoring of the polar regions and the cryosphere.
  • KEPLER - Key Environmental monitoring for Polar Latitudes and European Readiness
  • INTAROS - Integrated Arctic Observation System
  • Copernicus - Marine environment monitoring service
  • The Nansen Legacy - Pioneering research beyond the present ice edge
  • CVL  (ESA funded)
  • MOSAIC program   - Embark on the largest polar expedition in history.
  • S1-Denoise (ESA funded)
  • MOIRA (ESA funded )
  • ESA climate change initiative
  • ESA United space in Europe

ESA´s planned Copernicus High Priority Missions :

  • CIMR:  Copernicus Imaging Microwave Radiometer
  • CRISTAL: Copernicus Polar Ice and Snow Topography Altimeter
  • ROSE-L: L-band Synthetic Aperture Radar

Arctic Data

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