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Funded projects on the Saclay Plateau

Several research projects in collaboration with local stakeholders have been funded by the LabEx BASC on the Saclay Plateau.


  • Soil mapping of the Saclay Plateau
  • Development of a detection method for agricultural drains:hydrological issues on the Plateau de Saclay - DRAIN-ACT
  • 4 projects co-financed by the European program LEADER:
    • Greening agriculture through exogenous organic matter and legumes to foster ecosystem services, for a local application on the Saclay Plateau - Support to the PSDR project PROLEG
    • ASsessing Ecosystem services in Transitioning agro-ecosystemS (2016-2019) - Flagship project ASSETS
    • Study of potential crop pests in a peri-urban agricultural context" (2017-2019) - Ravageurs
    • Establishment of a conservatory orchard of plant and animal species native to IdF on the Paris Saclay plateau (2019-2021) - Verger
Fiche de présentation des projets BASC sur le Plateau de Saclay - Mars 2016


  • Towards the Sustainable Development of Peri-urban Areas (2013-2016) Flagship project 4, within which has been organised the workshop on territorial ecology of the Saclay Plateau in May 2016
  •  Dynamics of biodiversity and ecosystem services over the course of periurban development (2015-2016), DYNAMIQUES which triggered the development of a larger homonymous PSDR project
  • Analysis of climate evolution on the Saclay Plateau and impacts on field crops - a part of flagship project 1 (2013-2016)


Leaflet on BASC funded projects on the Saclay Plateau - March 2016


A 1:50,000 scale soil map for the Saclay plateau

Soils are home to a quarter of the planet's biodiversity, which is still little known today. They are the main carbon stock after the oceans and also...
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