The main objective of the sea level CCI project is to produce and validate a Sea Level Essential Climate Variable (ECV) product. It represents the first phase of the ESA Climate Change Initiative program that aims at setting up in a second phase an "operational processing capacity of Earth Observation data"
The Sea Level CCI team is pleased to announce its participation at the next EGU from 12-17 April 2015. The following abstracts have been submitted to EGU sessions: Read more »
Discover the new animation of the Sea Level ECV here. This includes the extension to the period covering 2011-2013.
The paper titled 'Improved sea level record over the satellite altimetry era (1993-2010) from the Climate Change Initiative Project' has been accepted for publication. This paper presenting the Sea Level CCI project can be found here.
The Sea Level CCI team is pleased to announce the release of the temporal extension of the Sea Level v1.1 ECV product. The monthly maps of sea level anomalies are now available over the 1993-2013 period. The ECV product also includes ocean indicators over the same period:
The sixth Sea Level CCI newsletter is now available for download. The main highlight in this new issue is the description of our new ECV product.
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The SLCCI team are continuing to be very active in their first year of this 2nd Phase of the CCI programme. One way to keep up to date with this is via the team's publications area on this website - the latest list can be found in here.
The Sea Level ECV products consist of monthly maps of sea level anomalies and associated mean sea level trends.
As part of the project's scientific activities, the Sea Level CCI project team have been able to provide the Climate Research Group with along-track altimeter measurements from several altimeter missions (TOPEX-Poseidon, ERS-1 & 2, Envisat, Jason-1 & 2) to assess the quality of the Sea Level ECV products using assimilation techniques. Read more »
Our fifth newsletter is now available for download. In this new version we take a look back at some of the successes and highlights of our first 3 years (Phase 1) and go on to present our plans for the next 3 years (Phase 2).
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