Phewa Lake is a fresh water lake in Nepal located in south of Pokhara valley.
The Latitude and longitude of Phewa lake is 28° 12' 55'' N and 83° 56' 43'' E that falls on a relative subsidence zone in between the greater Himalayas and the Mahabharat Range. The Phewa lake is one of the most beautiful places in Nepal and attracts a large number of tourists from all over the world.
The Phewa Lake is an important mountain lake which is ecologically very significant.
The goal of the expedition is to create a platform for culturally diverse participants toengage in a hands-on learning experience centered around understanding the effects of climate change in the region through the use of relevant GLOBE protocols
The Expedition to Phewa lake will enrich the knowledge of Students and teachers on wetlands.
The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program is an international science and education program that provides students and the public worldwide with the opportunity to participate in data collection and the scientific process, and contribute meaningfully to our understanding of the Earth system and global environment.
There are more than 37000 GLOBE schools in 126 countries around the world. Over 10 million students have participated in GLOBE contributing more than 177 million measurements to the GLOBE database for use in their inquiry-based science projects.