Lautaret garden

Lautaret garden


The experimental platforms of the Lautaret garden correspond to a set of infrastructures (natural meadows, experimental garden, nursery, laboratories and air-conditioned greenhouses) allowing the study of alpine grassland ecosystems according to various themes (ecology, physiology, soils, water, snow, physics and atmosphere, geology, landscapes, social sciences....).

Proposed services

  • Custom experimental services in natura;
  • Data providing services;
  • Sample providing services.

Detailed service offer

  • A high altitude experimental plateau for in-situ studies under partial environmental control;
  • Access to the permanent mountain grassland for in-situ experiments;
  • Devices and tools for collecting samples and data on the ecosystems studied;
  • Analytical laboratories to support on-site experimentation;
  • Research greenhouses in Grenoble.

Types d'écosystèmes

In natura experimentation
Jérôme Forêt
Scientific manager
Contact by email
Location Jardin du Lautaret, Le Lautaret, 05480 Villar-d'Arène, France