Relevant websites and guides

Educational

The Ice School: http://isskolen.dk/

The Icelandic Glaciological Society - Glacier variations: http://spordakost.jorfi.is/

University of Iceland - Institute of Earth sciences: http://earthice.hi.is/

Virkisjökull observatory: http://www.bgs.ac.uk/research/glacierMonitoring/GlacierClimate.html

NASA - Time machine: https://climate.nasa.gov/interactives/climate-time-machine

Friends of Vatnajökull: https://www.friendsofvatnajokull.is/

 

Videos

Kieran Baxter - transition videos:
Heinabergsjökull 1982-2017 transition: https://vimeo.com/283289465/9fa9e527ab
Fláajökull 1982-2017 transition: https://vimeo.com/278237169/067e8cac60
Hoffellsjökull 1982-2017 transition: https://vimeo.com/233834784/c210d2e095

James Balog:
Svínafellsjökull: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn0FYEpe3jI
Sólheimajökull: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMwneiXMzo0

Drone video glacial lagoons:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPWZQfVIC7o

Breiðamerkurjökull calving:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-gdu-3rINMs

Calving at Breiðamerkurjökull (Eyjólfur Magnússon):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D31sgoOijeU

Calving at Helheim glacier in Greenland (Chasing Ice):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hC3VTgIPoGU

 

Trail guides

[Not available yet]

 

Melting glaciers - a brouchure

Melting glaciers - A natural laboratory to study climate change [PDF 13 MB]
Sources of scientific information presented in the brochure “Melting glaciers”from The Vatnajökull National Park and references to sources for further information. [PDF 484 kb]

Overview of Icelandic glaciers at the end of 2017 [PDF 726 KB]