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15.07.2016: The ETH Board has appointed Dr Daniel Farinotti from the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL as Tenure Track Assistant Professor. Daniel Farinotti will head a glaciology group at ETH Zurich and WSL. 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?