Iceland Volcanoes Supersite

Iceland was nominated as a Permanent Geohazard Supersite in 2013


The study area includes the most active volcanoes in Iceland including Bárðarbunga, Grimsvötn, Askja, Hekla, Katla and Eyjafjallajökull

Following this award, a considerable amount of satellite data was made available for both past and future satellite acquisitions, including new X-band images and historic C-band images. Satellite data awarded includes new COSMO-Skymed, TerraSAR-X and Radarsat-2 images.

For more information on how to access this data please contact the PI of the Iceland SUPERSITE – Freysteinn Sigmundsson (fs@hi.is)

Icelandic Volcanoes Supersite – proposal to CEOS – submitted 31 August 2012, revised 9 September 2013 (pdf file)

Acceptance letter (pdf file)


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