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.

Updated CryoLand 4 Newbies available

2nd Dec 2014: An updated version of the "CryoLand 4 Newbies - An Introduction how to use the CryoLand System" is now available! Get it here!


Agenda 2nd Dissemination Workshop

The Draft Agenda for the CryoLand Dissemination Workshop on 4 Dec 2014 in the Hofburg, Innsbruck, Austria, is ready and can be downloaded here.


Announcement 2nd Dissemination Workshop

Save the date: the 2nd CryoLand Dissemination Workshop will be held on Thursday, 4 December 2014, in Innsbruck, Austria. Participation is free of charge. For organizational issues we kindly ask for registration by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Further details are provided in the Workshop announcement.


1st Dissemination Workshop

The 1st CryoLand Dissemination Workshop, addressing mainly Nordic Users, was held on 8 October 2014 in Oslo, Norway. The CryoLand consortium presented the particular CryoLand snow, glacier and lake and river ice products, and demonstrated the usage of the CryoLand GeoPortal.

18 users from Norway, Sweden and Finland participated in the workshop, and provided valuable feedback about the CryoLand products and services.

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CryoLand Dissemination Workshops

The 1st CryoLand Dissemination Workshop was held on 8 October 2014 in Oslo, Norway. The 2nd Dissemination Workshop will take place on 4th December 2014 in Innsbruck, Austria. More details will follow shortly.


Pan-European FSC time series

The full time series from 1st December 2000 to present of the daily Fractional Snow Cover product covering the pan-European area is now online available via the CryoLand GeoPortal.


Demonstration Phase started!

The Demonstration Phase of the CryoLand products and services started on 1 December 2013.

Discover the snow, glacier and lake/river ice products on the CryoLand GeoPortal (


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