Sea Ice Index
http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/

Florence Fetterer, NOAA National Snow and Ice Data Center


This site presents average ice conditions estimated using satellite passive microwave data for the most recent month available, as well as snapshots of trends and anomalies that compare these recent conditions with the mean for the month.

This description of a site outside SERC has not been vetted by SERC staff and may be incomplete or incorrect. If you have information we can use to flesh out or correct this record let us know.


This resource is referenced here:
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology, Oceanography, Atmospheric Science:Climatology
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Topics: Ocean, Climate, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere