The Alpine Marmot Project

Welcome to the Alpine Marmot Project

Les Jardins du Vertige, a film at youtube

In this video you will discover more about our project at Col du Lautaret! Marmots are at minute 25 and 30 seconds. The video is in French but it is … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Funding granted for a project!

Good news, we got funding for a new projet! The project entitled ‘Diversification of recreational activities at Lautaret pass: understanding the cohabitation between practitioners and wildlife‘ is now supported by … Continue reading

February 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

Our marmots on TV soon!

During June and July 2016, a film crew came at the Sassière natural reserve, to film our marmots in the context of a big movie project called ‘Aging in the … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Congratulations Mariona!

Good news, the new manuscript of Mariona Ferrandiz-Rovira on methods for genotyping highly polymorphic loci has been published in Heredity! Congratulations to Mariona and its coauthors! Abstract Studying the different … Continue reading

May 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Congratulation Vérane!

  Good news, the new manuscript of Vérane Berger has been accepted for publication in Ecology! Congratulations to Vérane! Abstract We investigated the influence of female age on five reproductive … Continue reading

April 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Congratulations Sophie!

Good news today, the new manuscript of Sophie Lardy has been accepted for publication in Animal Behaviour! Congratulations to Sophie! Abstract Although long neglected, female competition is widespread and may … Continue reading

November 22, 2013

A new post-doctoral fellow in our team!

Dr. Coraline Bichet will join our team at the beginning of January 2014. She is going to work on the genetic diversity of the Alpine marmot and she will try … Continue reading

September 10, 2013