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Research Center for Alpine Ecosystems (CREA Mont-Blanc)

CREA Mont-Blanc is a non-profit organization (Association Loi 1901) based at the following address:

L’Observatoire du Mont-Blanc
67 lacets du Belvédère
74400 Chamonix Mont-Blanc

CREA Mont-Blanc is a fully independent organization, without affiliation to any groups of any kind, including industrial, ideological, political or religious.

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Scientific Volunteer trips: Immatriculation n° IM094120001 de la Chambre des associations (CDA), 94100 Saint-Maur-des-Fossés

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