Frontal ablation

Frontal ablation

OGGM has a simple parameterisation for frontal ablation that can be used during the ice volume estimation and for dynamical runs. These features are still in the testing phase and are switched off per default.

Visit our turotials if you are interested and would like to give them a go.

https://oggm.org/img/blog/calving_param/calving_ex.png

Illustration of the water-depth – calving-rate feedbacks. See the tutorials for more details.