Database of glacier and permafrost disasters

Old version of the database and additional information

New version of the database:

GoogleEarth-link to KMZ-file:

  • Open GoogleEarth
  • Set a network link to the kmz-file using
    Add > Network Link.
    Name: Glacier and Permafrost Disasters.
  • Expand [+] the network link under Places to see the registered events. Use the scroll-bar to the left to scroll through the placemarks.
  • Click the placemark name for the description balloon, or double-click it to fly to it. Click the coloured placemark to see the description balloon.

List of events that are not yet in the above database but already registered:

New and additional events in preparation

We need your comments, recommendations, corrections, and new or missed events!

Please send these to: Andreas Max Kääb

Published Mar. 3, 2011 10:59 AM - Last modified Mar. 21, 2019 2:23 PM