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Glacier Ice Flow
Global warming has been shown to affect the ice flow of glaciers. With the use of Earth Observation satellites, scientists are able to study and monitor glaciers, even those that are located in remote areas.

This case study includes:

  • a background section
  • exercises

  • You can access them by clicking on the links on the right.

    Glacier ice flow
    The dynamics of glaciersMultitemporal image correlation
    Worksheet introductionExercise 1: Correlation of repeated images (LEOWorks 3)
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    LEOWorks 3
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    ASTER.zipGoogleEarth file
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