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What is the Canadian Cryospheric Information Network?

The Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN) was formed in the 1990's to manage the wealth of existing data on the cryosphere - sea ice, lake ice, river ice, snow, glaciers, and permafrost - and make this information accessible to the public.

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What is the Polar Data Catalogue?

The Polar Data Calatogue is a data archive built by the CCIN to meet the demands of ever-increasing amounts of polar data and information being produced.

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