New wet snow product and updated CryoLand4Newbies

07 April 2016: A new wet snow cover product is now available for the Alpine area. The product development started within CryoLand, and was completed within the EU FP7 project SEN3APP. Demonstration products of the melting season 2015 over the Alps, as well as new products for the melting season 2016 will be provided through the CryoLand GeoPortal.

The Snow Products website, as well as the CryoLand4Newbies document were updated with this new product Wet Snow Cover over Alps (multitemp_SCAW_Alps_Radar).

New scripts for automated access of CryoLand products available

08 April 2015: For automatically accessing, downloading and analysing CryoLand products we provide for your convenience new scripts written in Python and IDL in the Downloads menu (link). Feel free to use or adapt these scripts according to your needs.

Policy Brief

Policy Brief No. 1, July 2011

Policy Brief No. 2, November 2012

Policy Brief No. 3, July 2014


Cryoland 4 Newbies

An introduction how to dive into the Chills of the Planet using the CryoLand GeoPortal can be downloaded here as PDF.


International Innovation

Article about the CryoLand project ("The ice map cometh") and interview with the project coordinator Thomas Nagler (ENVEO) ("A slippery project") published in the magazine "International Innovation" (Dec. 2011).


CryoLand Flyer

Here you can download the CryoLand Flyer as PDF:


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