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SCNAT Press Release 22. February 2016
Permafrost in the Swiss Alps has never been as warm as in the observation year 2014/2015. This is shown by the newest results of the Swiss Permafrost Monitoring Network PERMOS. The exeptionally high permafrost temperatures are, however, not only a result of the summer heat wave 2015 but of continuously warm conditions in the past years.