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Investigation:

ND-04 (Fernandes / Wandelli)

LBA Dataset ID:

ND04_LAI_Manaus

Originator(s):

1. Fernandes, Erick C.M.
2. Wandelli, Elisa Vieira
3. Ackerman, Ilse Lieve
4. Duxbury, John
5. Feldpausch, Ted R.
6. Garcia, Silas
7. Kuczak, Christienne N.
8. Luizao, Flavio de Jesus
      9. Luizao, Regina Celi Costa
10. McCaffery, Karen Anne
11. Milgroom, Jessica
12. Riha, Susan J.
13. Rondon, Marco Antonio
14. Schwendener, Carol Melanie
15. Vaughan, Kim
16. Welch, Steven A.

Point(s) of Contact:

Welch, Steven A. (saw16@cornell.edu)

Dataset Abstract:

Leaf area was measured bimonthly in different land uses found on formerly abandoned degraded pasturelan at a former cattle research station north of Manaus. Land uses include pasture, agroforestry systems, and secondary forest (capoeira). Data was collected in conjunction with monitoring of soil water stock dynamics. The measuring instrument was a CI-110 Canopy Analyzer from C.I.D., Inc, Vancouver, Washington which uses digital hemispheric images. Data Quality Statement: The Data Center has determined that this data set has missing or incomplete data, metadata, or other documentation resulting in diminished usability of this product. User beware.

Beginning Date:

1999-01-01

Ending Date:

2000-12-31

Metadata Last Updated on:

2011-12-27

Data Status:

Not yet in archive queue

Access Constraints:

Public

Data Center URL:

http://daac.ornl.gov

Distribution Contact(s):

ORNL DAAC User Services (uso@daac.ornl.gov)

Access Instructions:

Public

Data Access:

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Datafile(s):

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Citation Information - Other Details:

Welch, S.A., 2008. LBA-ECO ND-04 Bi-Monthly Leaf area measurements at a central Amazon site north of Manaus, Brazil: 2000-2001. Data set. Available on-line [http://daac.ornl.gov ] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.

Keywords - Theme:

Parameter Topic Term Source Sensor
CANOPY CHARACTERISTICS BIOSPHERE VEGETATION FIELD INVESTIGATION PLANT CANOPY ANALYZER

Uncontrolled Theme Keyword(s):  Agroforestry, Central amazon , Hemispheric images, Leaf area, Manaus region, Pastures, Secondary forests

Keywords - Place (with associated coordinates):

Region
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Site
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North South East West
Amazonas (Manaus) EMBRAPA DAS Experiment - km 54 (CPAA) -2.51800 -2.51800 -60.03000 -60.03000

Related Publication(s):

Welch, S.A. 2006. Light and water resource capture on abandoned pasture land in the Brazilian Amazon. Thesis, Cornell University.

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