A scientist discusses glacial retreat in the Himalayas

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This is one of two audio recordings about the effects of glacial melt. In this clip Samjwal Bajracharya, a scientist at the ICIMOD, discusses the effects of glacial retreat in the Himalayas. The ICIMOD team have been collecting data that supports the claim that real physical effects can now be felt from climate change in the Himalayas.

Read more about the research and the effect this urgent problem is having on minority communities living in the Himalayas. 

Listen to the second audio recording from the ICIMOD conference. 

View a photo story about climate change in the Himalayas. 

Contacts 

Nira Gurung, communications officer, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, Kathmandu, Nepal
Email: ngurung@icimod.org
Phone: +977 1 5003310/11 Ext 115

Or contact Jared Ferrie, Asia Editor. See Contact page.

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Date: 01/09/2010

Countries:

Nepal

Categories:

Climate Change

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