Detail info.

Glacier Inventory

  • Title
  • Glacier Inventory
  • Data Set Citation
    • Dataset Creator
    • Hironori Yabuki
    • Dataset Title
    • The glacier area of distribution from the topographical map created based on the aerial photograph for 1945 - 47. (sample version)
    • Other Citation Details
    • Yabuki, H. (2007) Glacier distribution in 1945-47 at Mongolian Altai Mountains (sample version). Data Integration and Analysis System in Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Yokosuka, Japan.
    • Online Resource
    • http://www.godac.jamstec.go.jp/catalog/data_catalog/metadataDisp/GLACIER_INVENTOTY?lang=en
  • Summary
  • Long-term glacier area change in Eurasia Cryosphere region is clarified by integration of topographical maps and aerial photographs and satellite image. The method of extracting glacier information is developed by automatic recognition technology of a images
  • Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE->CRYOSPHERE->GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS->GLACIERS
  • EARTH SCIENCE->CRYOSPHERE->GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS->GLACIERS TOPOGRAPHY
  • ISO Topic Category
  • GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
  • Location
  • CONTINENT->ASIA->Altai Mongolian area
  • Quality
  • This data set extracts glacier distribution of the Altai Mongolian area based on the topographical map (1/100,000) which the Soviet Union army created based on the aerial photograph in 1945 - 47. The extraction method performed on GIS glacier distribution indicated to the topographical map by manual work.
  • Personnel
    • Role
    • DIF AUTHOR
    • Organization
    • Data Management Office
    • E-mail
    • dmo@jamstec.go.jp
    • Role
    • TECHNICAL CONTACT
    • Affiliation
    • Data Management Office
    • Organization
    • JAMSTEC
    • E-mail
    • dmo@jamstec.go.jp
  • Related URL
    • URL Type
      • Type
      • GET DATA
      • Subtype
      • DIAS
    • URL
    • https://doi.org/10.20783/DIAS.32