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 CENTRE FOR STUDIES ON ALPINE ENVIRONMENT is an 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 measurements in tree and shrub using thermal dissipation sensors (Granier type), built in the lab.


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.


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


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
  • Centre for Studies on Alpine Environment, via F. Ossi 41 - 32046 S. Vito di Cadore (BL), IT
    phone +39 04369311, email,
    Coordinator: Prof. Tommaso Anfodillo,
    Web editor: Dr.Vinicio Carraro,
  • Padua University, via VIII febbraio, 2 - 35122 Padova - Italy
      since 1222

Further information


Raffella Dibona

Roberto Menardi

tel. +39 04369311

Coordinator: Tommaso Anfodillo