Tag Archives: Sustainability

CREA Mont Blanc: Climate research and education in the heart of the Alps

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The Chamonix Valley has long been home to some of the world’s most adventurous humans.  Not unlike it’s human population, Chamonix’s mountain ecosystems are home to similarly bold individuals.  Perhaps it’s in the water or the long history of adventurous spirits calling this mountain valley home — whatever it is, the extremity of this alpine   Continue Reading →

Alpinehikers Commits to Climate Action With Carbon Neutral Pledge

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We recognize the problem.  How can you square climate change as one of the defining challenges of our age while flying halfway around the world on vacation?  We hike pristine trails, use public transport and support small local inns and restaurants, but we have a big carbon footprint, and it’s important to take a hard   Continue Reading →