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The Cryosphere An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
The Cryosphere, 11, 773-788, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-773-2017
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Research article
23 Mar 2017
Regional Greenland accumulation variability from Operation IceBridge airborne accumulation radar Gabriel Lewis et al.
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We analyze 25 flight lines from NASA's Operation IceBridge Accumulation Radar totaling to determine snow accumulation throughout the dry snow and percolation zone of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Our results indicate that regional differences between IceBridge and model accumulation are large enough to significantly alter the Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance, with implications for future global sea-level rise.
We analyze 25 flight lines from NASA's Operation IceBridge Accumulation Radar totaling to...
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