United Nations Development Programme

Russian Federation


04.05.2011. The system of hydrological monitoring is developed in the framework of climate change program in Katunskiy nature reserve.

The field work for organization of hydrological monitoring system has been finished in Karunskiy reserve. The scientist and reserve inspectors worked out the methodology and created the system of water level and flow rate monitoring in Katun river, estuary region of Tihaya river.


The operations are conducted with the financial support of the project in the framework of the realization of the project for organization of climate and ecosystem change monitoring systems in Katunskiy biosphere reserve.

The realization of hydrological monitoring in long-term conditions permits not only indicate the upper Katun flow vulnerability to climate change, but also quantitatively assess the role of reserve territory in the runoff formation of this main river in Gorny Altai.

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