World Wildlife Fund

Development professional, Researcher, Technical expert |

Kapuche Glacier Lake which is rapidly increasing the volume of water which may result sudden discharge of large volume of water and debris and cause flooding in the downstream. Within these circumstances any form of accumulation of Glacier Lake located in such a low elevation with warmer climatic condition needs prompt address before occurring hazards. It has also vulnerable condition which possibly can outburst at any time and may cause severe damage in the downstream. However, it could be monitored and managed properly for its utilization to support livelihood of the local people.