DOI: 10.17265/2159-581x/2015.03.003
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Viktor Blagovechshenskiy, Vasiliy Kapitsa, Nikolay Kasatkin

Abstract: Abstract:The presentation describes the methods and shows the results of GLOFs' danger estimation in Ile and Zhetysu Alatau ranges (Kazakhstan). The catalogues of glacial lakes were made following the results of satellite images processing. The catalogue contains the data of 186 glacial lakes in Ile Alatau and 577 lakes in Zhetysu Alatau. According to the bathymetric data of 35 glacial lakes the dependences of volume on lake's area for proglacial and moraine lakes were developed and lake's volumes were calcul…

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