Mrs Paola Tarocco
Professional Title: Other (please specify)
Other: public servant
Primary domain: Soil mapping, soil information systems
Organization name: Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy). Geological, Seismic and Soil Survey
Organization type: Government/Public Services
City / Country: Bologna - Italy
Birth date: 07-04-1963 1987 Degree in Forest Science (110/110 cum laude). 1987-1988 Six month postgraduate course in “Soil Survey and Soil Mapping”. 1988-1989. Field surveyor for Emilia-Romagna Region 1:250k soil map. 1989-2015. Employee at Geological, Seismic and Soil Survey - Regione Emilia-Romagna, Italy with interest in “Soil Mapping”, "Soil Information Systems" and "Soil Websites”. Soil Information System of Emilia-Romagna manager. Field soil surveys for 1:50k soil map coordinator. 1:50k Soil map for hilly areas supervisor. She organizes the publication of reports, soil maps, thematic maps and metadata on web sites. Participation in interdisciplinary working groups about different topics: shallow groundwater network, soil extension service sampling, terroir vineyard mapping Participation to INSPIRE Annex II+III themes data specification testing (soil theme) in 2011.