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LBA Group: CD-15 (Cohen / Costa)

Created on: 22-Jan-2003

Last Revised: 06-Feb-2003 11:50 EST by Marcos Costa

Region:  Pará Western (Santarém)

Contact Person:  Alan Kirschbaum

Contact Email:  aakirsch@facstaff.wisc.edu

Start Date:  01 JUN 2003

End Date:  01 JUL 2003

Planned activities:

Continuous On-Site Measurements
Data Collection
Instrument Set-up / Installations
Site Reconnaissance and Selection
Training and Education

DESCRIPTION

tree diameters, plot installation with high precison global positioning system, installation of tree dendrometer bands, leaf area index, and installation of litterfall baskets

PARTICIPANTS

Incoming Visitors:  David Patrick Turner, Thomas Krueger Maiersperger, Alan Kirschbaum, Stith Tom Gower, Marcos Costa, Warren B. Cohen

Other Visitors:  Ricardo Andrade

On-Site Personnel:  None

SITES

Pará Western (Santarém): km 67 Primary Forest Tower Site
      Walk-up Canopy Access Tower - 45m guyed metal platform tower
We plan to install about 50 plots (25 m x 25 m each) in an 5 km x 5km area arounf the km 67 primary forest flux tower.

LOGISTICS NEEDS

There are no logistics items available at this region.



MEASUREMENT INFORMATION

Ground Measurements; Above Ground Biomass
Ground Measurements; GPS Ground Surveys
Ground Measurements; Land Cover Survey / Land Cover Classification
GIS; Land Cover Classification


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