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DISPAA Dipartimento di Scienze delle Produzioni Agroalimentari e dell'Ambiente

Soil and plant science section

Section Coordinator: Filippo Bussotti


Presentation of the research activity of the section (in Italian)


This Section studies the relationships between soil and vegetation, with the aim of promoting conservation and su- stainable management. The research lines concern:

  • the study of the soil as a complex ecological system, its genesis and degradation, and the role of the mi- crobial component;
  • soil and vegeta- tion as carbon stocks;
  • Vegetation distribution and responses to stress factors;
  • applied systematics; biodiversity and its ecological, economic and cultural importance.





Piero Bruschi
Filippo Bussotti
Luca Calamai
Maria Teresa Ceccherini
Giacomo Certini
Giovanni Mastrolonardo
Ottorino-Luca Pantani
Giacomo Pietramellara
Martina Pollastrini
Giancarlo Renella
Federico Selvi



(web pages are in italian)

Laboratori della sezione


laboratorio di Botanica Ambientale e Diversità Vegetale

Erbario FIAF

last update: 06-Dec-2018
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