The Forest station in Saint Philippe

Epiphytes on a tree trunk in the Mare Longue forest parcel

Instruments at the forest station

Organization operating the facility OSU-Réunion: PVBMT and UMS 3365
Forest station Ground-based station for “hands-on” access (research projects, measurement campaigns, intercomparison exercises, workshops)
Geographic coordinates of the facility 21°21'S, 55°45'E
Geographic coordinates of the nearest forest parcels 21°20'S, 55°44'E
Location of facility Mare-Longue Research Station, 19, rue de la Cour des Frères, 97442 Saint-Philippe
Dedicated web site http://stationmarelongue.univ-reunion.fr/scientific-programs/programs
Equipment Measurements
Small equipment for field work Measurements in forest ecology, taxonomy, ecophysiology and climatic parameters
Small long term sensors Climatic parameters in altitudinal cline (pressure, temperature, humidity)