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26.11.2015: The audio installation "trees: Pinus sylvestris", which converts the physiological noises of trees into audible sounds, will be exhibited during the World Climate Summit in Paris. This research project is a collaboration between WSL and the Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK). 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?