Mass balance monitoring of Zopkhito Glacier


The Project is being financed by the Georgian National Scientific Foundation (2009-2011).

The grant is a continuation of the INTAS grant “Climate change, glaciers dynamics and a river runoff in the Caucasus” and its main goal is to revive the glaciological researches in Georgia that were suspended in 90s of last century.

The students of the Master’s Degree of the Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University are engaged in the Project.


 Expedition to the Zopkhito Glacier, 2009.