The field experiment Cerdanya-2017 took place in this valley from October 2016 to April 2017, focusing on three meteorological phenomena in mountainous terrain: cold pool, mountain waves and orographic precipitations.

This research is a joint effort of several teams from the Euroregion Pyrenees-Mediterranean, these teams belong to the Universities of the Balearic Islands and of Barcelona, METEO-FRANCE & CNRS and the Meteorological Service of Catalonia.