articdemIncludes new elevation models and enriched those previously released.  The ArcticDEM project is a collaboration between government agencies, the Polar Geospatial Center, and Esri to achieve goals set by a 2015 executive order by President Barack Obama calling for enhanced coordination of national efforts in the Arctic to reverse the trend of climate change. Coupled with the accessibility of Esri's online platform, ArcticDEM can meet the need for high-quality elevation data in remote locations and provide accurate measurement of topographic change. "This new Arctic elevation data is another demonstration of the power of technology and innovation in deepening the ways we can appreciate the immense value of our shared Arctic," said Ambassador (ret.) Mark Brzezinski, executive director of the Arctic Executive Steering Committee at the White House. Read more