OZCAR-RI CRYOBSCLIM Antizana glacier - Ecuador

Basic Information
Site Name
OZCAR-RI CRYOBSCLIM Antizana glacier
Short name
ANZ
Country
Ecuador
Site Manager
Site Description
Antizana 15 alpha Glacier is one of the 17 tongues of the Antizana volcanoe in Ecuador, from 4820 to 5760 m a.s.l..
Last modified
2020-09-01 11:09:10

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General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1994
Purpose
All the series on Antizana glacier (ANZ) are unique and necessary for glaciological studies. They permit to calibrate models in order to determine future glacier evolution. Antizana data are also unique to test hydrological model in the catchment. ANZ has also been a site to develop and test instruments, methods and models.
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Geographic
Size
29.00ha
Elevation (average)
4300.00msl
Elevation (min)
4820.00msl
Elevation (max)
5760.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
LTER France (CZO_FR_EU_210)This site is a verified "LTER France" member.
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