ICP_Forests_Austria, Murau (ICP_FO_AU16) - Austria

Basic Information
Site Name
ICP_Forests_Austria, Murau (ICP_FO_AU16)
Short name
Murau_ICP_Forest
Country
Austria
Site Manager
Keywords
eLTER VA
Site Description
The site Murau is part of the European Level II Forest Monitoring System in the frame of the International Co-operative Programme on Assessment and Monitoring of Air Pollution Effects on Forests (ICP Forests). This site is one out of 16 Austrian Level II sites; it was established in 1995 and is, since 2006, part of the LTER Austria network. The site is situated in the north-west of the federal country Styria in the Austrian Central Alps about 100 km west of the city of Graz at 1550 m a.s.l., in a 130 year old managed spruce-larch forest.
Last modified
2020-06-29 10:06:11
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1995
Purpose
Forest monitoring; the main objective is to gain a better understanding of the cause-effect relationships between the condition of forest ecosystems and anthropogenic as well as natural stress factors (in particular air pollution) by means of intensive monitoring on a number of selected permanent observation plots spread over Europe
Photos
not defined

not defined

not defined

not defined

Geographic
Size
0.25ha
Elevation (average)
1550.00msl
Elevation (min)
1520.00msl
Elevation (max)
1550.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
ICP Forests (14_16)The affiliation of this site with "ICP Forests" is not verified.
LTER Austria (LTER_EU_AT_032)This site is a verified "LTER Austria" member.
Download

Site information [.json]

Centroid coordinates [.shp] [.kml]