Natural hazard assessment on terraced slopes

A feasible method for hazard assessment in terraced areas» A feasible method for hazard assessment in terraced areas

An interesting study on hazard assessment on terraced areas has been developed by the University of Genoa (Dept. POLIS), in co-operation with Regione Liguria. The approach is interesting for its (...)

Bibliography on terracements» Bibliography on terracements

Here below it is possible to download a file containing a comprehensive bibliography on terraced sites related issues. References include book, articles, proceedings, other quotations, degree (...)

Documents from research activities in various areas of the Alps» Documents from research activities in various areas of the Alps

Here below are presented the results of ongoing activities in various pilot areas chosen for mapping and monitoring the terracements. The progress of the works was presented in the last internal (...)

Latest methodological proposals» Latest methodological proposals

In occasion of the project meeting in Goriska Brda (Slovenia), held on the 12th and 13th of October, 2006, the latest methodological proposals have been presented as regards the main topics faced (...)

Presentations from the ALPTER International Conference on Terraced Landscapes in Venice» Presentations from the ALPTER International Conference on Terraced Landscapes in Venice

The second ALPTER International Conference on Terraced Landscapes has successfully been held in Venice from the 22nd to the 24th of February, 2007. Many people attended the event, which hosted (...)

Presentations given at the congresses on terraced sites held in September 2006» Presentations given at the congresses on terraced sites held in September 2006

Below you can download the contributions presented at two international events held in September concerning agrarian terraced areas and drystone walling, the ’Workshops on terraces and the (...)

Project ALPTER Newsletter - 4th issue» Project ALPTER Newsletter - 4th issue

Below it is possible to download the 4th Issue of ALPTER project Newsletter. This number focuses on the role played by terraced landscapes in the defence against land degradation and the (...)

Studies and practises from the Slovenian pilot area» Studies and practises from the Slovenian pilot area

Wide-ranging research activities have been carried out in the Slovenian study area, namely the Goriška Brda, in the western part of the country, where a recovery project has also been realized. (...)