logo image for top of page

a core project of
2018WCRPspon col July2018 01 1

2017 WCRP CliC Annual Report online

Thumbnail2017ARThe 2017 WCRP-CliC Annual Report is available. The report gives an overview of our activities in 2017 and includes contributions from all of the CliC Projects/Groups Leads.

Table of Content

Overview from the Co‐Chairs
Scientific Steering Group (SSG) Members
The International Project Office
Report Format
WCRP Grand Challenge ‐ Melting Ice and Global Consequences
 - Ice Sheet Modelling Intercomparison Project 6 (ISMIP6)
 - Marine Ice Sheet Ocean Model Intercomparison Project (MISOMIP)
 - Earth System Model ‐ Snow Model Intercomparison Project (ESM‐SnowMIP)
 - Glacier Model Intercomparison Project (GlacierMIP)
 - Sea Ice and Climate Modeling Forum / Diagnostic Sea Ice Model Intercomparison Project (SIMIP)
 - Permafrost Carbon Network
Sea Ice
 - Arctic Sea Ice Working Group (ASIWG)
 - BEPSII ‐ Biogeochemical Exchange Processes at Sea Ice Interfaces
 - Permafrost Modeling Forum
Ice Sheets
 - SCAR/IASC/CliC Ice Sheet Mass Balance and Sea Level (ISMASS)
Regional Activities
 - CLIVAR/CliC/SCAR Southern Ocean Regional Panel
 - CLIVAR/CliC Northern Oceans Region Panel
 - Polar Coordinated Regional Downscaling Experiment (Polar CORDEX)
Inter‐disciplinary Activities
 - WCRP Polar Climate Predictability Initiative (PCPI)
2017 CliC Meetings and Workshops