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…
© G. Loucougaray - Irstea
Territories 06/03/2019

Damaged ground in ski resorts: a local path to restoring biodiversity

Developing mountain regions involves creating many amenities, including building ski runs. These am…
Territories 03/01/2019

Creating a weather service to improve ski resort snow management

Faced with natural variability in snowfall exacerbated by the effects of climate change, improving …
La station de ski de Megève en hiver © Nicole Sardat / Irstea
Territories 04/12/2018

Anticipating future snowfall in ski resorts to guide development choices

Will there be snow this ski season? This is a recurring and important question for snow resorts tha…