Test site Schrankogel


The test site at Mt. Schrankogel is located in Ötztal valley in Tyrol, Austria and extends over an area of approx. 5 km2. It hosts 900 sampling points where soil temperature loggers were placed between July and August 2021. The elevational gradient of the area stretches from 1.800 to 3.497 m covering the subalpine, alpine and nival zone. Vegetation composition was recorded at all logger positions on a 1 m2 and the performance of individuals of c. 60 target species will be monitored between 2021 and 2023.


Bockkogel – view to Schrankogel

Wannenkogel – view to Schrankogel

Sulzkogel – view to Schrankogel