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> Date 16/10/2019
Organized by CREA Mont-Blanc and the Communauté de Communes de la Vallée de Chamonix the second edition of the Mont-Blanc Lab was a creative, multidisciplinary and intense experience. Get a special view into Marie’s exhausted and inspired head by reading her real-time account, written as...
> Date 26/09/2019
The common frog (Rana temporaria) can be found all over France, including, perhaps surprisingly, at elevations as high as 2,500 meters in the Alps. Because its development is highly dependent on temperature, the CREA Mont-Blanc team is working to understand how it manages to survive in...
> Date 12/08/2019
Most all of the observations from Spring 2019 have been entered in our databases and the spring phenology report is now online. Big thanks to all of the participants who collected over 2,000 data points this year, helping us advance our scientific research on the ways climate change is...
> Date 09/07/2019
Last Thursday evening, residents of Chamonix joined us at the Mont-Blanc Observatory to share their ideas for the future Observatory garden. The objective of the evening was to combine cartography and art to give form to their visions for this new public space. They produced a wide...
> Date 08/07/2019
The occurrence of seasonal events in living things (such as leaf out and flowering, egg laying, etc) is closely related to seasonal variations in climate. Over the long term, climate change can provoke changes in the timing of these events and lead to phenological mismatches among species that...
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