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18.01.2017: Today, leading scientists, government representatives and business leaders gather at the WSL- Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Davos, with Al Gore and Christiana Figueres, for urgent meeting on Arctic change. More
With recent years showing that even Switzerland is not immune to water shortages, researchers at WSL have been working on many projects relating to drought. How can critical periods of drought be detected in good time and how does drought affect forests and other ecosystems?