Location within country: Pskem, Kashkadarya and Surhandarya river basins
The objectives of this project were: 1) To delineate the extent of glaciers in the study area, 2) To define morphological characteristics of the glaciers.
This study has been carried out in two areas, 1) Pskem river basin in North and 2) Kashkadarya and Surhandarya river basins in South of the country.
Location within country: Mertsbaher Lake
The objectives of this project were: 1) To monitor the Mertsbaher lake development, 2) To find a relationship between temperature and the lake outburst, 3) To estimate the glacier movements and velocity.
The Merzbacher Lake in the Inylchek Glacier bursts out with a flow up to 1000 m3/second due to ice movement during the summer and autumn period and formations of cracks in a zone of unloading of the Southern Inylchek Glacier.