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  • Climate controls on snow reliability in French Alps ski resorts 

    Spandre, P.; François, H.; Verfaillie, Deborah; Lafaysse, M.; Déqué, M.; Eckert, N.; George, E.; Morin, S. (Nature Research, 2019-05-29)
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    Ski tourism is a major sector of mountain regions economy, which is under the threat of long-term climate change. Snow management, and in particular grooming and artificial snowmaking, has become a routine component of ski ...
  • Winter tourism under climate change in the Pyrenees and the French Alps: relevance of snowmaking as a technical adaptation 

    Spandre, Pierre; François, Hugues; Verfaillie, Deborah; Pons, Marc; Vernay, Matthieu; Lafaysse, Matthieu; George, Emmanuelle; Morin, Samuel (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2019-04-24)
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    Climate change is increasingly regarded as a threat for winter tourism due to the combined effect of decreasing natural snow amounts and decreasing suitable periods for snowmaking. The present work investigated the snow ...