oggm.global_tasks.compile_glacier_statistics(gdirs, filesuffix='', path=True, inversion_only=False)[source]

Gather as much statistics as possible about a list of glaciers.

It can be used to do result diagnostics and other stuffs. If the data necessary for a statistic is not available (e.g.: flowlines length) it will simply be ignored.

gdirs : list of oggm.GlacierDirectory objects

the glacier directories to process

filesuffix : str

add suffix to output file

path : str, bool

Set to “True” in order to store the info in the working directory Set to a path to store the file to your chosen location

inversion_only : bool

if one wants to summarize the inversion output only (including calving)