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Researcher for a day

Have fun discovering your inner researcher!

5
Activity time 3 hours
Participants min. 2 - max. 20
21 June - 06 September 2024
each Friday - 9:00am - 12:00pm
ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION

The experts of the Stelvio National Park will teach you how to analyze natural phenomena. You will use professional tools and you will understand how to read the scentific results.

THINGS TO KNOW

You will identify yourself with the work of the researchers, increasing your knowledge while having fun.

ABOUT US

We are the Stelvio National Park operators who work to promote knowledge of this area, respect for the environment and a green conscience.

Experience Info

  • Rainy day activity
  • Family-friendly
  • Half-day activity
Purchase experience
  • active
  • curious

3 reasons

why it's worth it

1
You will become familiar with an activity usually carried out by specific professional figures
2
This experience will increase your knowledge on nature and science
3
You will learn in the field how a scientific research is carried out

Stelvio National Park

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Experience Info

  • Rainy day activity
  • Family-friendly
  • Half-day activity

Calendar

21.06.2024 - 06.09.2024 9:00am - 12:00pm
Each friday

Where

Peio - Peio - Stelvio National Park
Rabbi - meeting point at the Visitors Center

Map

Experience Info

All the info you need

Price

Adult € 5

Children € 2,50

Adult € 5

Children € 2,50

Activity time

3 hours
3 hours

number of participants

Minimum 2 - Maximum 20 participants
Minimum 2 - Maximum 20 participants

Register before

prebook required the day before by 6:00 pm

prebook required the day before by 6:00 pm

Languages spoken

English, Italian
English, Italian
ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION

The experts of the Stelvio National Park will teach you how to analyze natural phenomena. You will use professional tools and you will understand how to read the scentific results.

THINGS TO KNOW

You will identify yourself with the work of the researchers, increasing your knowledge while having fun.

ABOUT US

We are the Stelvio National Park operators who work to promote knowledge of this area, respect for the environment and a green conscience.

Picchio rosso in Val di Sole | © Archivio APT Val di Sole - Ph Alfredo Alvarez
Caprioli nel bosco | © Archivio APT Val di Sole - Ph Tiziano Mochen

ACTIVITY SCHEDULE
EVERY FRIDAY 9:00-12:00

THE FOREST ENGINEERS
Woodpeckers and their nests
With the appropriate equipment we will go and snoop among the branches of the trees, in the nests of the woodpeckers, to discover what is hidden inside and observe their extraordinary creations. With Franco Rizzolli - Ornithologist of the Stelvio National Park.
21 JUNE VAL DI PEIO 9:00-12:00
Meeting in Peio Paese in San Rocco

 

THE PARK'S IDENTITY CARD: THE ROCKS
The geology of the Park

How and when were the mountains formed? What are the rocks we walk on made of? With our expert we will discover the world of geology, the metamorphosis of rocks and the history of the peaks. With Stelvio National Park operators.
28 JUNE  VAL DI RABBI 9:00-12:00
Meeting point at Rabbi Fonti c/o Rabbi Park Info Point

 

SUPERHERO PLANTS
In the Frattasecca reserve

The first form of life, since ever, are plants. There are large and powerful ones, small and strong ones. In the Frattasecca natural reserve we will discover what happens if we let them grow alone and what a forest looks like without human intervention. In collaboration with the University of Padua and the social promotion association l'Alveare.
5 JULY VAL DI PEIO 9:00-12:00
Meeting in Peio Fonti c/o Malga Frattasecca car park

 

THE ORCHIDS OF THE PARK
From the tropics to the Park

Orchids belong to a group of plants rich in species (in fact, there are around 25,000) all classified in the Orchidaceae family. Although the name recalls exotic and tropical places, with the presence of forests and warm humid habitats, these plants also grow spontaneously in the mountains. In Trentino Alto Adige there are around 63 species of orchids. With Stelvio National Park operators.
12 JULY VAL DI RABBI 9:00-12:00
Meeting point at Rabbi Fonti c/o Rabbi Park Info Point

 

MAGICAL POLLINATORS
Looking for butterflies

Delicate and colourful, it is thought that their only function is to be the protagonists of poems and fairy tales but the reality is that they play a very important ecological role. We will discover the different species and their specializations, we will learn to understand how to register them and how to classify them. In collaboration with the social promotion association l'Alveare.
19 JULY VAL DI PEIO 9:00-12:00
Meeting in Peio Paese c/o Bus Parking

 

THE TINY WATER INHABITANTS
What life is there in water?

Whether it is a mountain pool, a village fountain or the flower saucer after a rain, if we immerse ourselves in it we will find a lot of vitality. Arm yourself with attention, lenses and gloves. We will discover how many animals hide from our sight, what they do and why they are so important. In collaboration with the social promotion association l'Alveare.
26 JULY VAL DI RABBI 9:00-12:00
Meeting point at Rabbi Fonti c/o Rabbi Park Info Point
16 AUGUST VAL DI PEIO 9:00-12:00
Meeting point in Peio Paese c/o Bus Parking

 

THE LANGUAGE OF PLANTS
Connections and stories

Did you know that plants communicate with each other? Not with words but with caresses, with smells and even with sounds. There is a network under our feet, life and blood flows through it, in a perfectly ordered and studied disorder. We will learn together to read what plants tell us. In collaboration with the social promotion association l'Alveare.
2 AUGUST VAL DI PEIO 9:00-12:00
Meeting in Cogolo c/o Peio Visitor Center

 

SUPERHERO PLANTS
The first form of life

Since times back, the first forms of life have been plants, there are large and powerful ones, small and strong ones. Thanks to their super adaptation powers they are present all over our planet. With an expert we will have the privilege of discovering together what makes them so special and worthy of being called Super. In collaboration with the social promotion association l'Alveare.
9 AUGUST VAL DI RABBI 9:00-12:00
Meeting point at Rabbi Fonti c/o Rabbi Park Info Point

 

THE ALIENS ARRIVE
Plants from other worlds

You don't need to watch science fiction films to enter a world that is no longer "the same as always". Discovering the invaders of our lands, such as animals and plants. Some of them are actually not bad invaders, on the contrary they have settled in and adapted so well that they have created a truly balanced ecosystem. Start your search! In collaboration with the social promotion association l'Alveare.
23 AUGUST VAL DI RABBI 9:00-12:00
Meeting point at Rabbi Fonti c/o Rabbi Park Info Point

 

FOREST MANAGEMENT PLANS
Woods, plants and resources

Mandatory planning tool for forestry-pastoral assets of public and private entities. As such, it plays a fundamental role in regulating and promoting the sustainable use of woods and pastures. With Forestry Agents you will understand how to manage a forest thanks to this fundamental tool for safeguarding biodiversity and resources.
30 AUGUST VAL DI PEIO 9:00-12:00
Meeting point in Peio Paese c/o Bus Parking

 

THE SOCIAL LIFE OF INSECTS
Society is something precious

Does the leader ant exist? And the mayor of the flies? Or doorkeeper fleas? Insects are so many and so different that there is no single social style. We will analyze their behaviors and learn the importance of group dynamics. In collaboration with the social promotion association l'Alveare.
6 SEPTEMBER VAL DI RABBI 9:00-12:00
Meeting point at Rabbi Fonti c/o Rabbi Park Info Point

 

WHAT WE PROVIDE

Tools that researchers usually use during daily inspections.

SUITABLE FOR

The activity is suitable for adults and children from 5 years old, curious and nature lovers.

EQUIPMENT/CLOTHING

Trekking shoes, rain jacket, backpack, warm sweater and water.  

INFO AND BOOKING
IN CASE OF BAD WEATHER

In case of light rain the activity will be confirmed.
In the event of announced severe bad weather, the experience will be canceled or rescheduled for another date or refunded.

 

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