Research Facilities

The members of PEER run major research facilities, some of them unique. Please find below an overview of the facilties which are open to interested researchers.

Wageningen Observatory

Short description:


Major research issues/sites:

  • Land-atmosphere exchange processes 
  • Climate change 
  • Air Quality 

Short technical description:

See Various measurement are available online in real-time. These can serve as reference measurements for outdoor experiments. 

Specific features/uniqueness:

Reference location for undisturbed meteorological measurements (WMO approved).

Options and conditions for visiting scientists:

No disturbance of measurements

  • 12VDC or 42VAC available at several locations
  • Fast internet available 

Unit Cost of use and principles of costing:

centre running the infrastructure:

WENR - Wageningen Environmental Research

type of facility:

Observatory / large-scale experimental field site


  • UFZ - Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research
  • Phone: +49 341 235-0

Bert Heusinkveld