The Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) monitors both short and long-term variabilities
in global climate. Meteodat's contribution to these studies is the snow measurement program
at the Wägital (Switzerland), a complete series of snow depth measurements and water
equivalents since 1943.
Newsletter 1/13 "The importance of ground information"
Newsletter 1/10 "Meteodat and GCOS (in German)"
Snow measurement methods in Wägital at a glance (in German)
Snow measurements in alpine catchments in face of climate change (in German)