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Associated Sites

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS)
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center (U. Wisconsin)
National Ice Center (U.S.)
National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Wisconsin

Polar Regions Links

About ICE
Alaska Region, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services
Alaska Climate Research Center - University of Alaska Fairbanks
Alaska SAR Facility Homepage - Alaska Synthetic Aperture Radar Data
Antarctic Information Resources
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center (U. Wisconsin)
Antarctica New Zealand
Arctic Theme Page (NOAA)Information, photographs, and data links.
Arctic and Antarctic Infosite Business, science, jobs, etc.
Arctic and Antarctic Research Center at Scripps Institute of Oceanography
ARCSS Directory Arctic research directory.
Arctic Studies Center - a permanent program at the National Museum of Natural History of the Smithsonian Institution
Arctic System Science
ARCUS, Arctic Research Consortium of the United States
University of Lapland's Arctic Centre
The Bently Collection of snow photographs at UW-Madison
Bering Sea Impacts Study (BESIS)
British Antarctic Survey
Byrd Polar Research Center
USACE Corp sites
Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL)
Cooperative Institute for Arctic Research
CRCX, USACE Cold Regions Center of Expertise
Geophysical Institute- University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Institute of Antarctic and Southern Ocean Studies
International Polar Foundation

Interagency Arctic Policy Committee
International Permafrost Association WWW Home page
International Arctic Research Center (IARC) Science Plan
JPL Polar Remote Sensing Group
Luleå University of Technology - Sweden Cold Region Technology Center
National Ice Center (U.S.)
NSIDC National Snow and Ice Data Center
Office of Polar Programs - National Science Foundation
NOAA South Pole Observatory -- South Pole, Antarctica
Penguin web cam from Martin Grund
Peter Guest's Page on Polar Meteorology
Polar Lows Working Group (EGS)
Polar Science Center - Applied Physics Laboratory at the University of Washington
Russian Informational and Publishing Sector connects to various Russian sites.
Satellite Images: Glaciers
Scott Polar Research Institute
SHEBA:Surface Heat Budget of the Arctic Ocean
SINTEF polar technology programme
Snow Avalanche Modelling and Warning in Europe SAME
Survey of Arctic Meetings
Technical University of Denmark sea ice plots
University of Alaska
WDCA Paleoclimatology and WDCA Glaciology Ice Core Data
World Data Centre, C (Glaciology)
WDC/Ice and Snow abstract database

Polar Weather and Climate

The Arctic Report Card
The Cryosphere Today
CRAS (U. Wisconsin) Forecasts for Antarctica
Alaska-Polar Weather Links, Univ. of Alaska
Arctic Weather Charts, Univ. of Cologne
Antarctic Meteorology, British Antarctic Survey
Antarctic Meteorology Research Center, Univ. of Wisconsin
Anatrctic Weather Charts, Univ. of Cologne
AARI (Russia) real time data

Polar Meta-Sites 
(Links to Sites With More Links)

Peter Guest's Web Resources
Polar Pointers
Polar Research and Cold Region Technology Catalog - Lulea University. Full of links


Piotr J. Flatau's (Scripps Institution of Oceanography) list of available radiative transfer codes.
Spherical Harmonic Discrete Ordinate Method (SHDOM)
LBLRTM (line-by-line model)
Fu-Liou model, web version (F. Rose)
NCAR CCM3 Home Page
Arctic Region Climate System Model (ARCSyM)
CRAS (U. Wisconsin) Forecasts for Antarctica
Table of Climate Models (NASA site)
AER's public radiative transfer
Snow Modelers Internet Platform

Projects and Data

ARCUS Home Page
Arctic System Science, NSIDC
Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program
Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC)
CDC's NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis Home Page
Climate and Cryosphere (CliC), a WCRP project
EOS Project Science Office
Langley DAAC
National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)
SHEBA Home Page
World Meteorological Organization
U.S. Climate Change Science Program

Remote Sensing

Satellite launch schedules
Launch schedules from the International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (Norway)
MODIS Direct Broadcast at SSEC
Terra orbit tracks at SSEC
Aqua orbit tracks at SSEC
NASA Remote Sensing Tutorial
EOS Reference Handbook
NOAA Photo Library
NPOESS Electronic Library
NRL's Nexsat Page with current AVHRR, MODIS, etc.
NOAA POD User's Guide TOC
NOAA KLM User's Guide TOC
NASA Satellite Missions
WMO Satellite systems and requirements
Initial Joint Polar System, including METOP.
Earth Observatory (NASA EOS) (air photos, 1-5 m imagery)
J-Track Satellite Tracking
Satellite overpass predictor
Open source remote sensing tools and information
International Space Station visibility
University of Wisconsin HIRS global cloud plots
NORAD two-line orbital elements
Solar sail information from CalTech