Italy: Torgnon-2 (IT-TrF)

Latitude: 45.8238
Longitude: 7.561

Tower at Torgnon-2
Tower at Torgnon-2

  • Network: CarboEurope IP
  • Principal investigator: Marta Galvagno
  • PI-affiliated institution: Environmental Protection Agency of Aosta Valley (ARPA VDA)
  • Primary IGBP ecosystem type: Deciduous Needleleaf Forests
  • Dominant plant functional type: Deciduous Needleleaf trees
  • Recent and historic disturbance and management events that may affect this site:
    • Undisturbed: No disturbance or management has occurred on the site.
  • Flux data collection:
    • Start date: January 2010
    • End date: Ongoing
  • Flux methods:
    • Eddy covariance
  • Optical data collection:
    • Start date: May 2012
    • End date: Ongoing
  • Data collection period: Continuous operation: Variable collected continuously with the reported method.
  • Data scale: Canopy, Stand
  • Collection methods: Tower
  • Types of data collected: Albedo (CNR4 (Kipp & Zonen)), fAPAR (LI-190 (LI-COR) above and below canopy), NDVI (Decagon (SRS), Cropscan, Skye), PAR (LI-190 (LI-COR)), PRI (Decagon (SRS), Cropscan, Skye), PYR (LI-190 (LI-COR)), Webcam (Nikon (RGB), Stardot (NIR+RGB)), sapflow
  • Publications
    • Migliavacca, M., Cremonese, E., Colombo, R., Busetto, L., Galvagno, M., Ganis, L., ... & Morra Di Cella, U. M. (2008). European larch phenology in the Alps: can we grasp the role of ecological factors by combining field observations and inverse modelling?. International journal of biometeorology, 52(7), 587-605.

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