Centro Studi Ambiente Alpino

Department


Land, Environment
Agriculture and Forestry

CENTRE FOR STUDIES ON ALPINE ENVIRONMENT
Lucio Susmel

METEO STATION: Real time data and free database access

TREPHOR: Patent of our University, it is a tool to collect wood micro-cores from the tree stem for the microscope analisys

THE INSTITUTE: important support for research and teaching activities in forest sciences, it welcomes researchers and students from all over the world

ANCHIENT XILOTEQUE: Collection book-like storage boxes, handmade in the nineteenth century, or even before considering the style

SAPFLOW DYNAMIC

Sapflow measurements in tree and shrub using thermal dissipation sensors (Granier type), built in the lab.

TREELINE RESEARCHES

Several stations in the Dolomites area measure micro-meteorological parameters and ecological factors along an altitudinla gradient from the sub-montane level to the treeline.

DENDROCRONOLOGY

Rings width analysis at macro and micro scale, to date the wood samples and asses the ecological factors action on the tree growth.

SOIL PROFILES COLLECTION

At the institute there are dozens of soil samples coming from the Alpine area and Italy, everyone stored in a special box with a dimension of 40 x 15 cm.

Centro Studi Ambiente Alpino
  • Centro Studi per l'Ambiente Alpino, via F. ossi 41 - 32046 San Vito di Cadore (BL)  - Italy
    tel. +39 04369311, email ambiente.alpino@unipd.it,
    Coordinator: Prof. Tommaso Anfodillo, tommaso.anfodillo@unipd.it
    Web editor: Dr.Vinicio Carraro, vinicio.carraro@unipd.it
  • University of Padova, via VIII febbraio, 2 - 35122 Padova - Italy
      since 1222

Further information

Contacts


Raffella Dibona
raffaella.dibona@unipd.it

Roberto Menardi
roberto.menardi@unipd.it

tel. +39 04369311

Coordinator: Tommaso Anfodillo
tommaso.anfodillo@unipd.it