Territories 05/06/2019

The contrasting future of snow cover in 21st century French ski resorts

Two new studies on future changes to snow cover in Alpine and Pyrenean ski resorts in the 21st cent…
© L. Bezombes
Territories 02/05/2019

Evaluating environmental equivalence, an Irstea area of expertise

The 2016 “Biodiversity” law specifies obligations relating to the Avoid, Minimize, Offset approach …
Mediterranean forest © Irstea
Territories 26/04/2019

Preparing the future forests of the Mediterranean

With increasing temperatures and decreasing rainfall in spring and summer, the Mediterranean region…
Fire in Istres, June 2017 © F. Guerra/Irstea
Territories 03/04/2019

Satellite imaging, an invaluable tool for better management of fire hazards

Earth observation data is an important asset in understanding the severity of damage caused by fore…
Piton de la Fournaise, île de la Réunion   © Irstea
Territories 02/04/2019

The relationship between environmental protection and social inequality

Within the current context of global change, regions are being subjected to many pressures, includi…
Territories 01/04/2019

The Chambord estate, a special study site for wild ungulates

At the Irstea Nogent-sur-Vernisson site, scientists are studying the interactions between wild ungu…