August, 2020

12Aug20:3021:30Mysterious underwater trees in the lakes of the Upper EngadinLecture by Christian Schluechter, Prof. Dr. University of Bern20:30 - 21:30 Hotel Reine Victoria, Via Rosatsch 18, 7500 St. MoritzEvent type:event

Event details

In the beautiful forests of the Upper Engadine, the trees are mostly upright and are therefore actually nothing special. They're just soothingly beautiful. But what if they are about 30 m below the water surface of a lake? Then it's not exactly scary, but puzzling. Dating of upright underwater trees in Lake Sils and Lake Silvaplana raises the question of the history of these lakes anew. Significant, multi-phase movements with serious consequences for the landscape have taken place here. The real causes of these processes are still a mystery. The geologist Christian Schluechter takes us on a journey of discovery. National Park Lecture Series www.nationalpark.ch/naturama free entry Reservations are advantageous due to limited seats, please to: kultur@laudinella.ch or by phone 081 836 06 02 Protection concept of the Swiss National Park

Time

(Wednesday) 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

location

Hotel Reine Victoria

Via Rosatsch 18, 7500 St. Moritz

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