Analysis | The Chilean Altiplano: When it rains, it pours

René Garreaud, Deputy Director, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 A large part of the Chilean Altiplano (the mountainous zone in the Chilean regions...

Analysis | A ‘recado’ for CORFO and the Chilean Ministry of Science, Technology, Knowledge...

By Cecilia Ibarra, associate researcher at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 Climate action as a guiding mission for STI policy A mission-oriented public...

Analysis | Browning in the forests of central Chile

Alejandro Miranda, Antonio Lara, Adison Altamirano, Carlos Di Bella, Mauro E. González & Jesús Camarero Something is happening in the sclerophyllous forests of central Chile:...

Analysis | The Pacific Ocean’s “hot blob” and heatwaves in Chile

René Garreaud, Deputy Director, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 ; and Martín Jacques, principal investigator, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 The “hot...

Analysis | What are peatlands and how do they help us to reduce the...

By Jorge Hoyos-Santillán, postdoctoral researcher at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 Peatlands, as we can appreciate in image 1, are a type...

Analysis | The history of fires in Chile’s Araucaria forests: 500 years of human...

Mauro E. González, associate investigator, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2; Ariel Muñoz, adjunct investigator, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2; Álvaro...

Analysis | Reconstructing the past 5,000 years of climate history in the Southern Hemisphere

Antonio Lara, Ricardo Villalba, Rocío Urrutia-Jalabert, Álvaro González-Reyes, Juan Carlos Aravena, Brian Luckman, Emilio Cuq, Carmen Rodríguez, and Alexia Wolodarsky-Franke The use of natural indicators...

Analysis | The 2019-2020 fire season: Lessons and challenges

René Garreaud, Deputy Director, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2; Carlos Zamorano, adjunct investigator (CR)2; Mauro González, associate investigator (CR)2; Antonio Lara, principal...

Analysis | Amundsen’s ‘bite’ (a colder Patagonia and runaway salmon)

By René Garreaud & Deniz Bozkurt | Edited by José Barraza | 30 July 2020 The seasons in Antarctica are unmistakable. In summer, the ice...

Analysis | Is the megadrought over? Not yet, but we’ve managed to get past...

By: Rene Garreaud. Edited by: Nicole Tondreau We’re entering the last month of winter in central Chile, and it has felt particularly “wintry” to many...

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