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November 20, 2023

Kanchenjunga Glacier, Nepal High Snowlines Expanding Supraglacial Ponds in 2023

Kanchenjunga Glacier in Nov. 8, 2023 false color Sentinel image.¬† The flowlines of the six tributaries shown in green with the snowline on each at the purple dots. Percentage of glacier length above the snowline for each tributary shown as percentage. Two rapidly expanding supraglacial lakes shown at yellow arrows. Kanchenjunga Glacier is the main glacier draining west from Kanchenjunga Peak draining into the Ghunsa River. Lamsal et al (2017).¬†report …

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