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The station Renon, with ICOS code IT-Ren, is located in the Italian Alps at about 7 Km north of Bolzano. The site is a typical subalpine forest (Picea abies (L.) Karst.), with an un-evenaged structure and presence of Larix decidua Mill. and Pinus cembra L. at 1735 m above sea. It is covered by snow on average 120 days a year. The dominant trees are about 200 years old and the ecosystem is characterized by understory vegetation with shrubs (Vaccinium mirtyllum St., Rhododendron ferrugineum L.), herbs (Deschampsia flexuosa (L.) Trin.) and forbs.
4.9 °C
970.8 mm
167.59 W/m2

Current staff

Name Role (ICOS vocabulary) Start date
Massimo Bortoli Engineer 2019-06-15
Ivo Cobbe Engineer 2018-05-31
Leonardo Montagnani Principal Investigator 2018-05-31
Martin Stecher Engineer 2023-05-05
Fabio Tenca Engineer 2018-06-05
Enrico Tomelleri Researcher 2022-09-13

Former staff

Name Role (ICOS vocabulary) Start date End date
Stefano Minerbi Administrator 2018-05-31 2021-01-31
Martin Stecher Researcher 2021-02-01 2023-05-04


46.58686, 11.43369
1735 m
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