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Glacier Statistics

Elevation Hypsograph
  • Country Outline
  • Basin
  • SubBasin
  • River Network
  • Glacier 2010
  • Glacier 2000
  • Glacier 1990
  • Glacier 1980


The application showcases changes in the glaciers in Bhutan from 1980, 1990, 2000, and 2010. The interactive glacier maps were prepared for four decades using a uniform data set and methodology, which provide a scientific basis for understanding the changes taking place in the glacial environment in the Himalayas of Bhutan.