OZCAR-RI CRYOBSCLIM Antizana glacier - Ecuador
OZCAR-RI CRYOBSCLIM Antizana glacier
Antizana 15 alpha Glacier is one of the 17 tongues of the Antizana volcanoe in Ecuador, from 4820 to 5760 m a.s.l..
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
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.
Affiliation and Network Specific Information