Articles | Volume 14, issue 2
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 14, 763–779, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-14-763-2022

Special issue: Extreme environment datasets for the three poles

Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 14, 763–779, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-14-763-2022
Data description paper
21 Feb 2022
Data description paper | 21 Feb 2022

Airborne ultra-wideband radar sounding over the shear margins and along flow lines at the onset region of the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream

Steven Franke et al.

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The Northeast Greenland Ice Stream (NEGIS) is the largest ice stream in Greenland. In order to better understand the past and future dynamics of the NEGIS, we present a high-resolution airborne radar data set (EGRIP-NOR-2018) for the onset region of the NEGIS. The survey area is centered at the location of the drill site of the East Greenland Ice-Core Project (EastGRIP), and radar profiles cover both shear margins and are aligned parallel to several flow lines.