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The ICOS France network consists of 22 stations of which 17 are ecosystem stations, four atmosphere stations and one ocean station. ICOS France also manages the Atmosphere Thematic Centre of ICOS, as well as a part of the ICOS Ecosystem Thematic Centre's chemical analysis laboratories.

ICOS France's network of stations covers the main land use types (crops, grasslands, mires, temperate and tropical forests) and is spread over temperate, alpine, Mediterranean and tropical climates. ICOS France's ocean network includes a merchant ship sailing from France to Brazil, crossing different biogeochemical provinces in the ocean.

ICOS France network includes French National Radioactive Waste Management Agency, French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission, National Centre for Scientific Research, French National Institute for Agricultural Research and University of Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, among others.

ICOS France station network


Contact ICOS France

ICOS France Focal Point
Denis Loustau
National Institute for Agricultural Research, INRA
contact-france (at) lists.icos-ri.eu
+33 678 197 399