Climate, Cryosphere and Oceans

Improving our understanding of the role of the oceans and the cryosphere (ice) in the climate system.

•    Improving ocean and ice modelling capability.

•    Providing advice to government regarding climate mitigation.

•    Understanding how the oceans, sea-ice and land-ice could be affected by climate change and how these changes could feed back onto the climate system.

Last updated: 9 November 2010