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16.02.2017: A study published today in The Cryosphere, a journal of the European Geosciences Union, shows bare Alpine slopes could be a much more common sight in the future. Mehr...
Several forest fires occur in Switzerland every year. Researchers from the WSL Institute collect event data and develop methods and approaches to assess fire risks. They also examine the effects forest fires have on hillside erosion and on the development of biodiversity.