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Alfred Wegener Institute Press Releases

Press releases issued from the Alfred Wegener Institute

Forecasting the Condition of Arctic Sea Ice on Weekly to Seasonal Time Scales

A collaborative project between the National Ice Center and the Polar Science Center to predict conditions of arctic sea ice.

Projections of an Ice-Diminished Arctic Ocean

Retrospective analysis and future prediction of the arctic sea ice system (Jinlun Zhang, D. Andrew Rothrock, and Michael Steele; Applied Physics Laboratory)

Seasonal Ice Prediction

This webpage details Ron Lindsay's (Applied Physics Laboratory) seasonal prediction of pan-arctic sea ice extent. The page provides a link to his paper, "Seasonal predictions of ice extent in the Arctic Ocean," where he details the types of data used in his predictive method.

Developing Arctic Modeling and Observing Capabilities for Long-term Environmental Studies (DAMOCLES)

An integrated ice-atmosphere-ocean monitoring and forecasting system designed for observing, understanding, and quantifying arctic climate changes

National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Arctic Theme Page

Information on the present state of the arctic ecosystem and climate