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The Ohio State University

Department of Geography
At Ohio State, you don’t just learn about geography – you experience it.

Byrd Polar Research Center
Internationally recognized as a leader in polar and alpine research. Our research programs are conducted throughout the world.

Climate Water and Carbon (CWC) Program
The Climate, Water and Carbon Program (CWC) unites scientists from across a spectrum of research fields at The Ohio State University with the aim of expanding inquiry and research into the causes and effects of abrupt global climate change

National Science Foundation

National aeronautics and space administration

Ice, Cloud,and land Elevation Satellite

National Snow And Ice Data Center
This is one of the global Cryospheric data repositories

Instituto de Meteorología e Hidrología, Ecuador
Meteorology and Hydrology Institute, Ecuador

Autoridad Nacional del Agua, Peru
National Water Authority, Peru

The PAGES (Past Global Changes) project

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

The Mountain Institute

Mountain Research Initiative

Great Basin National Park

Western National Park Association Research

Instituto Geofisico del Peru (IGP)
Peruvian Geophysical Institute



Jeffrey Bury

Environmental Studies, University of California Santa Cruz

Jeffrey McKenzie
Earth and Planetary Sciences, McGill University

Robert Hellström
Geography, Bridgewater State University

Mark Carey 
Robert D. Clark Honors College, University of Oregon

Nathan Stansell
Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, Northern Illinois University 

Kenneth R. Young
Geography and The Environment, The University of Texas at Austin

Robert K. Booth

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University

Joan Ramage Macdonald
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University

Zicheng Yu
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University

Oliver Wigmore
Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado Boulder


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