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  • Station or cluster: Contributing Station
  • Belongs to cluster: Davos
  • WMO ID (if any):
  • Shape: polygon
  • Latitude, longitude: 46.84000, 10.07000
  • Altitude and/or range (m): 2720; 2400-3000
  • Landscape: Glacier
  • Year established: 1926
  • Year-round? No
  • Operations contact: GLAMOS
  • Science contact: Andreas Bauder
  • Data contact: GLAMOS
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Verstancla Glacier (VERST)
Contributing Station Information

Verstancla glacier

More information:
Swiss Glacier Monitoring Network (GLAMOS, www.glamos.ch)
World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS-ID 409, wgms.ch)

Other Networks to Which This Contributing Station Belongs

Measurement Methods Used

Data Information


The measurements made at Verstancla Glacier (VERST) are listed in the following tables. (Note: If End Year is blank, measurements are ongoing.)

Cryosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency

Measurement Notes and Other Measurements

Category Description or List
GlacierFront variation (from observations) 1926 - 2015, continuous

Above, "Ice thickness" should be "Ice thickness change" and "sporadic" should be "periodic"

Last updated: 14 January 2018