Lysimeter Station Wagna
Installing a lysimeter in spring 2006
Step 5
Figure 5: Lysimeter is put on the
load cells


• Concrete rings and an outer conical cylinder (to protect the weighing system) are put around the lysimeter vessel, see
figure 5.

• The position for a new weather station is determined as shown in figure 6.

• Afterwards, soil is backfilled into the pit horizon by horizon and compressed by a rattling device.

Step 5a
Figure 6: Determination of
the position of a weather station

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last update: July 25, 2006