Story maps help you tell remarkable stories with custom maps that inform and inspire. A story can effect change, influence opinion, and create awareness—and maps are an integral part of storytelling. Story maps gives the narrative a stronger sense of place, illustrate spatial relationships, and add visual appeal and credibility. Below you will find stories on a wide variety of issues and findings in the Himalayas through interactive map, text and multimedia components.
Experts working within the SERVIR-HKH Initiative at ICIMOD investigated the 2018 Panjshir flood using remotely sensed imagery...
Interactive visualisation of the highest mountain peaks of the world that are above 8,000 meter from sea level.
This map story lists glacial lakes of Nepal that have been categorized as potentially dangerous based on...
This story map describes how farmers are demoralized by the problems that they are facing in the field.
This story map allows users to visualize the changes of Imja Glacial lake using a time-slider tool from 1992 to 2009 as well as it provides the basic information, charts and ...
According to the Nepal Land Cover Map 2010, the total forest area was approximately 39 percent of the total land area of Nepal.
ICIMOD has been promoting P3DMs as a tool for understanding the geographical dimensions of mountain landscapes...
In Nepal, deforestation, forest degradation, and forest fragmentation are affecting forest resource based livelihoods.
The application showcases changes in the glaciers in Bhutan from 1980, 1990, 2000, and 2010. The interactive glacier maps were prepared for four decades using a uniform data set and methodology
Documenting fieldwork on the Rikha Samba Glacier
The story map follows team of researcher from ICIMOD, Bhutan's NCHM, and BASH, Germany on an annual cryosphere research expedition to Thana Glacier in Bhutan from 27 August–26 September.