Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology

GLOF threat: Glacial lakes need to be monitored in Uttarakhand

According to the inventory of Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun the hill state has total of 1,266 glacial lakes. 

published on : 14th February 2021

Gangotri glacier receded 63 meters in last 360 years: Study

The report also warns that Gangotri might face accelerated recession at an unprecedented rate than ever experienced in the past 447 years.

published on : 15th November 2020

Glaciers in Nanda Devi, central Himalayas have lessened in last 37 years: Study

According to the study, the analysis of the data showed that recession rate of the glaciers has increased after the 1990s.

published on : 21st August 2020