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Final Conference of PermaNET project – Permafrost Long-Term Monitoring Network
Tuesday, 28.June 2011

Centre de Congrés, 85 Place du Triangle de l'Amitié - BP 25

74400 Chamonix Mont-Blanc, France


Event in short

28-30 June: The conference will give an overview of the effects of climate change to permafrost in the Alps. Results and main findings of the PermaNET project will be presented.


Event description

The event will start with a press conference (28 June, 11:00-12:00). In the afternoon, a workshop for slope monitoring methods will be held. The next morning (29 june) begins with a field trip to the Aiguille du Midi, where a key permafrost monitoring station of the Alpine permafrost monitoring network is located. In the afternoon, the results of the PermaNET project will be presented to the public conference. In the evening, a public speech in French is held for a wider public audience. Exursions and field trips to study sites are organized on 30 June and 1 July.



Registration and further information:

Andreas Zischg, phone no. 0039 335 298863 / Philip Deline