Université de Neuchâtel

Evolution observée du manteau neigeux des Alpes suisses dans le contexte des changements climatiques entre 1970 et 2016 = Observed Evolution of the Snowpack under Climate Change from 1970 to 2016 in the Swiss Alps

Klein, Geoffrey ; Rebetez, Martine (Dir.) ; Morin, Samuel (Codir.) ; Randin, Christophe (Codir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Université de Neuchâtel, 2019.

Mountain regions are particularly exposed to climate change. The significant increase of air temperatures observed during the XXth century in the Alps had strong impacts on the spatial and temporal variability of snow cover, causing major changes on ecosystems, hydrological cycles or human economic activities. In this context of global warming, it is important to improve knowledge on snowpack...