CIPEL Publications

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Find the list of all publications produced by CIPEL

  • The newsletter: every quarter, a newsletter is sent by e-mail on the latest news of Lake Geneva and the CIPEL
  • The beach map: before each summer, an interactive map allows you to consult the quality of bathing water
  • The limnological bulletin: after each water sampling campaign, a bulletin is published with the analysis results
  • The scientific report: every year and since 1969, the CIPEL compiles the results and proposes an analysis of the situation of the quality of water
  • The dashboard: each year, the indicators of the state of the lake and its tributaries are updated, as well as the realization of the action plan

Consult them online or contact the secretariat to obtain a paper copy:


From June 2021 onwards, CIPEL will periodically send out a newsletter by e-mail which reports on the latest lake analysis results and CIPEL news.


Interactive beach map

Nearly 120 beaches border Lake Geneva. Discover the quality of the bathing water thanks to the map of the beaches of Lake Geneva, updated every year and available on WebApp or orderable from the Secretariat.


This bulletin presents the measurement data of temperature, Secchi transparency, turbidity and chlorophyll a concentration, recorded at the measurement points of the central lake and the small lake on the Geneva side, as well as their evolution.


Since 1969, the quality of the waters of Lake Geneva and its catchment area are monitored very regularly and on many parameters. The scientific reports of the CIPEL compile every year the new results and propose an analysis of the situation.


The CIPEL dashboard gathers nearly 60 indicators providing valuable information on the state of the natural environment and the actions carried out on the CIPEL territory to meet its 2021-2030 action plan.

ACTION PLAN 2021-2030

The 4th action plan of CIPEL is articulated around three main strategic axes, 12 themes and 29 actions

Our communication campaigns

Find out about our latest communication projects aimed at raising awareness of the state of health of Lake Geneva

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