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Snow and climate interactions

Datum: 25. Okt. 2017, 10:30 - 11:30
Ort: Hörsaal, SLF Davos
Organisator/in: SLF
Referent/in: Eric Brun, Observatoire National sur les Effets du Réchauffement Climatique, Paris, France
Sprache: Englisch
Veranstaltungstyp: WSL Distinguished Lectures

Snow cover is a key component of the climate system, acting at once as an indicator and a driver of climate change. At the global scale, snow models and meteorological reanalyses exhibit a surprising capacity for reconstructing the snow conditions which prevailed before the satellite era.