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 | 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 | 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...

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 | Towards a better forecast of heat waves in the Chilean south-central zone

Never and nowhere do heat waves (HW) go unnoticed. That is particularly true during the summer in the south-central zone of Chile, which extends...

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 | The crucial role of satellite products in observing the Earth from space...

By Deniz Bozkurt, associate researcher at (CR)2, and Roberto Rondanelli, associate researcher at (CR)2 and academic DGF-FCFM Universidad de Chile In the first part of...

Analysis | Could the carbon sink of the world’s forests be neutralized?

By Rocío Urrutia, adjunct investigator at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 It has been reported that increased CO2 emissions, nitrogen deposition and...

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...

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