Bruno Messerli

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Bruno Messerli (1986)

Bruno Messerli (17 September 1931 – 4 February 2019) was a Swiss geographer and university professor. He was born in Belp. He was known for his geographic high mountain research.[1] He was appointed Full Professor of Geomorphology in 1968 by the University of Bern.[2] He worked in teaching and research until his retirement in 1996.[3]

Messerli was known for his works for the inclusion of a mountain chapter in the Agenda 21.[4]

Messerli died on 4 February 2019 at the age of 87.[5]

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  1. "Mountain Research and Development". Bio One. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  2. "Institute of Geography". Institute of Geography. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  3. "ALBERT MOUNTAIN AWARDS". King Albert. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  4. "Dr. Bruno Messerli, Universitat Bern". Global 500 Environmental Forum. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  5. "Obituary". www.todesanzeigenportal.ch. Retrieved 2019-02-09.