Estimating snow-cover trends from space

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Estimating snow-cover trends from space

Estimating snow-cover trends from space, Published online: 29 October 2018; doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0318-3

Extensive evidence reveals that Earth’s snow cover is declining, but our ability to monitor trends in mountain regions is limited. New satellite missions with robust snow water equivalent retrievals are needed to fill this gap.