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GAW GLOBAL
GAW GLOBAL

In May 2016, the Sonnblick Observatory received the confirmation from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to upgrade the GAW status from regional to global. GAW stands for Global Atmosphere Watch and is a program of the WMO. Thus, the Sonnblick Observatory is one of the approximately 40 global stations that are distributed around the world and collect important data in the climate sector.…

Project start: material aging (DAV)

On the 6th of June it was finally time. The sample stands of the project 'Materialterung/material aging' of the German Alpine Club, Department Safety Research, have been put up on the Sonnblick Observatory. The sample stands are equipped with materials from the climbing gear. 10 years this materials should withstand the mountain, weather and climate conditions. Approximately every two…

New project at the SBO: Project EU-Interreg protectAlps
New project at the SBO: Project EU-Interreg protectAlps

 ProtectAlps - Alps pollutants and insects. The Bavarian State Office for Environment, the Zentralanstalt für Meteorolgie und Geodynamik with the Sonnblick Observatory and the environmental research station Schneefernerhaus have  started the cross-border detection of chemical stressors for the protection of alpine biodiversity due to the project protectAlps. What are the harmful…