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Global Observatory of Lake Responses to Environmental Change

GloboLakes is a five year research programme investigating the state of lakes and their response to climatic and other environmental drivers of change at a global scale using long-term satellite observations.

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 GloboLakes Sites

We have now selected 991 lakes/reservoirs from around the world based upon a number of criteria. Find the full list here.

For more information on the lakes selection process contact our consortium at the University of Dundee.

Search or explore the GloboLakes sites with the GloboLakes Viewer.

Latest News


The GloboLakes team have just returned from a joint field campaign on Lake Vanern where we looked at satellite validation and measurement intercomparisons with colleagues from the GLaSS project.

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Lake of the Month

Lake of the Month

Every month we will publicsh satellite visualisations for one of the thousand lakes being studied as part of the GloboLakes project. This week's lake is Lake Peipsi in Estonia and Russia

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