The sampling site Forellenbuchet is located in the core zone of the National Park Bayerischer Wald at an altitude of 1000 m.
The dominant tree at this site is the beech and the dominant soils are
Braunerden aus Granit-Verwitterungssschutt (German soil classification KA 4). The sampling site of the Environmental Specimen Bank is situated nearby the site of the
International Cooperative Programme on Integrated Monitoring of Air Pollution Effects on Ecosystems (ICP IM) so that a data exchange is possible between the two projects.
Please, click the image to open the soil profile description.
Soil is livelihood and biosphere for humans, animals, plants and soil organisms. All the substances brought in are transported, transformed and/or accumulated in the soil.
Eighty percent of all elements on earth are metals
Only eighteen elements in the periodic table
Group of organic compounds with at least one covalently bonded chlorine atom
Toxic and persistent organochloropesticide
Several isomeric compounds among the group of chlorinated hydrocarbons
Group of organic compounds with at least three condensed six-membered rings
Organic compounds which are fully (per-) or partially (poly-) fluorinated
Salts of perchloric acid
Additional information for the interpretation of contamination data
2002 - 2014
Bodenprofilaufnahme und Charakterisierung der Bodenprobenahmeflächen der Umweltprobenbank des Bundes
Lämmerhirt, Merle; Weinfurtner, Karlheinz
Schmallenberg: Fraunhofer-Institut für Molekularbiologie und Angewandte Oekologie, 2004. - 90; FKZ: 301 02 006, 2004