HIGH MOUNTAIN GEOCRYOLOGICAL STATION «ZOSALY KEZEN PASS»

Жосалы

Station is located Ile Alatau in Ulken Almaty river basin, at Zhosaly Kezen pass at the altitude of 3300m in 36km from Almaty city. Station consists of 2 houses, meteorological station and network of thermometric wells.

Station belongs to the department of glaciology. At the station monitoring of temperature mode of permafrost is carried out and influence of climatic changes to its condition is studied. Station is equipped by the system of automatic recording of temperature of air and grounds in different depths.

ДОлина реки

Ozernaya River valley

каменный глетчер

Block glacier Gorodetskogo

Пик советов

Peak Sovetov

Русло

Channel of glacial mudflow