LTSER platform Lautaret-Oisans / Zone Atelier Alpes - France
LTSER platform Lautaret-Oisans / Zone Atelier Alpes
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The research station of Lautaret Garden is a set of infrastructures and human resources at the service of alpine environmental research, spread over two sites open all year round. One is located on the campus of the University Grenoble Alpes (dept 38), it is divided into greenhouses, arboretum, experimental zone. The other is located at the Lautaret pass (dept 05) at an altitude of 2100m. The site of altitude gathers an Alpine Botanical Garden, three buildings, an experimental zone and natural area. This structure provides field support for scientific projects, two laboratories, accommodation for 46 people, hydrology and climate data and also botanical expertise. It organizes, in its multimedia room and meeting rooms, trainings, thematic schools, conferences, seminars. The research themes developed mainly concern the ecology of environments in relation to climate, socio-ecosystems, adaptation of living organisms, the physical environment and biogeochemical cycles. Some projects have been carried out since 1980, others operate on a multi-year basis. The station also welcomes foreign researchers within the framework of the Transnational access.
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ICOS✖The affiliation of this site with "ICOS" is not verified.
AnaEE✖The affiliation of this site with "AnaEE" is not verified.
LTER France✖The affiliation of this site with "LTER France" is not verified.
Global Mountain Biodiversity Assessment (GMBA)✖The affiliation of this site with "Global Mountain Biodiversity Assessment (GMBA)" is not verified.
Critical Zone Collaborative Network (CZ Net)✖The affiliation of this site with "Critical Zone Collaborative Network (CZ Net)" is not verified.