Leaf browning on deciduous broadleaved forest vegetation became visible already in August over several slopes in Ticino (Switzerland) and northern Italy (left), and even on the Mediterranean vegetation along the coast of Tuscany (central Italy) (right). It will be interesting to see the results of the 2022 Level I survey.…Continue
Added by Marco Ferretti on September 19, 2022 at 11:00 — No Comments
A one-page editorial published on 18th August on Nature put emphasis on the need and the importance of long-term forest monitoring: "the edifice of forest science relies on the long-term data that scientists wring from forests over decades. Our chances of overcoming climate change are small, but they will diminish further if we forget the basics of monitoring our home planet."
Among others, in the editorial it is also pointed out that long term observations "depends on…Continue
Added by Marco Ferretti on September 2, 2022 at 14:48 — No Comments