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The following terms and conditions apply to all users of the website.

The purpose of these General Terms and Conditions is to define the conditions of use of the website.

Any access to and/or use of the website implies acceptance of and compliance with all the terms of these conditions. They therefore constitute a contract between CEREGE and the user.
If the user does not wish to accept all or part of these terms and conditions, he/she is asked to leave the website.

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CEREGE, European Centre for Research and Teaching in Environmental Geosciences

Technopole Environnement Arbois-Méditerranée
Avenue Louis PHILIBERT
BP 80 13545 Aix-en-Provence, cedex 04 - France
Telephone: +33 4 42 97 15 00
Fax: +33 4 42 97 15 05

Publishing director Olivier Bellier
Managing editor Olivier Bellier


The website is hosted by OSU Pythéas Aix Marseille University.
38 rue Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Château-Gombert technology park, 13388 Marseille, France
Telephone number: +33 4 95 04 41 56

Privacy policy

CEREGE undertakes to respect the confidentiality of any personal data that may be communicated by the user on the site. and to process them in accordance with Regulation EU 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (RGPD).

When you visit our site, we may ask you for information using our contact form and internship application form. The purpose of this information is to identify the person making the request and to record the request so that we can follow up on it.

It will be used exclusively by CEREGE for processing, analysis and institutional communications.

In accordance with the RGPD, on simple proof of your identity, you have the right to access, rectify, portability, erasure or restriction of processing. To do this, please write to us at the following address:

The data is kept for a period of 13 months.

This website does not use cookies (unless you are laboratory staff and are logging in to edit pages).

To get an idea of how often our site is visited, we use a local installation of Matomo hosted by OSU Pythéas. If you do not wish to participate in these statistics, you can ask to be excluded by unchecking the box below.

You may choose to prevent this website from aggregating and analyzing the actions you take here. Doing so will protect your privacy, but will also prevent the owner from learning from your actions and creating a better experience for you and other users.

If the box allowing you to oppose browsing tracking is not displayed, please use this page.

Embedded content from other sites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor went to that other site.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools and track your interactions with this embedded content if you have an account connected to their website.

Terms of use, disclaimer

CEREGE cannot be held liable in any way for the content of the information on this site or for the consequences that may result from its use or interpretation.

Intellectual property

All trademarks (brand names and logos) and any other distinctive sign appearing on the site are the property of CEREGE. Consequently, any reproduction and/or representation, and any use of these distinctive signs are prohibited, except with the written authorisation of their owner.

The CEREGE website is a creative work, the exclusive property of CEREGE, protected by French and international legislation on intellectual property rights. No reproduction or representation may be made in contravention of CEREGE's rights under the aforementioned legislation.

Image(s) used under license from

Photos©Chercheurs CEREGE.
Attribution - Non-Commercial - Non-Modification 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)


The creation of hypertext links by third parties to pages or documents published on the CEREGE website is authorised, provided that the links do not contravene the interests of CEREGE, and that they guarantee the possibility for the user to identify the origin and author of the document.

Site access

The website is accessible free of charge to any user with Internet access.
CEREGE makes every reasonable effort to ensure quality access to the website, but is under no obligation to do so.
Furthermore, CEREGE cannot be held responsible for any network or server malfunction or any other event beyond its reasonable control, which may prevent or impair access to the website.
CEREGE reserves the right to interrupt, temporarily suspend or modify without notice access to all or part of the website, in order to carry out maintenance, or for any other reason, without the interruption giving rise to any obligation or compensation.