Appennino centrale: Velino-Duchessa - Italy

Basic Information

Site Name: 

Appennino centrale: Velino-Duchessa

Site Code: 

LTER_EU_IT_025

Country (Site Location): 

Italy

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Contact: Site Manager: 

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General Site Description: 

The site consists of “orographic islands” with high elevation vegetation in central Mediterranean basin, along the Apennines mountain range. Besides 55 plots are along two separate elevation transects on the south-western slopes of M.te Morrone (1800-2141 m a.s.l., Montagna della Duchessa, Lazio) and M.te Sevice-M.te Velino (1800-2487m a.s.l., Velino massif, ABRUZZO), including grasslands, open beech forest, timberline and high elevation vegetation.

UUID: 

12c79ecb-7890-4b75-9655-0883dacd8a29
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Coordinates: 

Latitude: 42.170000000000
Longitude: 13.350000000000

Site Boundaries: 

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