New article: Winter accumulation drives the spatial variations in glacier mass balance in High Mountain Asia

High Mountain Asia has the largest volume of glacier ice outside the polar regions and is considered the water tower of Asia. These glaciers provide drinking and irrigation water for millions…

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New article: Challenges in Understanding the Variability of the Cryosphere in the Himalaya and Its Impact on Regional Water Resources

The Himalaya plays a vital role in regulating the freshwater availability for nearly a billion people living in the Indus, Ganga, and Brahmaputra River basins. Due to climate change and…

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New article: High Mountain Asia hydropower systems threatened by climate-driven landscape instability

Global warming-induced melting and thawing of the cryosphere are severely altering the volume and timing of water supplied from High Mountain Asia, adversely affecting downstream food and energy systems that…

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