Nishikoma Station, AFC, Shinshu University
Education and Research Center of Alpine Field Science, Faculty of Agriculture
Longitude: 137°51′, Latitude: 35°49′, Altitude: 1410-2672 m
Forest area: 250 ha
Mountain Meteorology, Ecology, Glaciology, Hydrology
The study site is located on the eastern slope of the Kiso Mountains, called as the Central Alps, in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. The forest is mostly natural forest, and has a rich biological diversity due to the wide range of altitude.
The dormitory can accommodate 30 guests.
Address: Minami-Minowa-Mura, Kami-Ina-Gun, Nagano, 399-4598, Japan
Contact person: Hajime Kobayashi: Associate Professor
Web site: http://www.shinshu-u.ac.jp/faculty/agriculture/english/institutes/afc/nishikoma.html