Appennino centrale: Gran Sasso d'Italia - Italy

Basic Information
Site Name
Appennino centrale: Gran Sasso d'Italia
Short name
IT01-003-T
Country
Italy
Site Manager
Keywords
Calcareous alpine and subalpine grassland
climate change
microclimate
phytosociological releves
plant ecology
Site Description
The site consists of high elevation vegetation in central Mediterranean basin, along the Apennines mountain range: xerophitic primary grassland (Pediculari elegantis-Seslerietum tenuifoliae) and mesophitic primary grassland (Luzulo italiacae-Festucetum macratherae), with important resident and migratory bird communities. Six plots, each one 100 m2 large, grouped in two cluster-plots including each one three plots, representative of a larger area of 0,5 km2 ca., ranging from 2100 to 2300 m a.s.l. (alpic and Mediterranean high-mountain belts.
Last modified
2020-03-02 04:03:43
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Geographic
Size
50.00ha
Elevation (average)
2210.00msl
Elevation (min)
2150.00msl
Elevation (max)
2280.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
LTER Italia (Italy) (LTER_EU_IT_021)This site is a verified "LTER Italia (Italy)" member.
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