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Investigation:

ND-04 (Fernandes / Wandelli)

LBA Dataset ID:

ND04_Precip_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:

Monthly rainfall collected from ground stations at a former cattle research station north of Manaus. Data was collected during periods when researcher was based in Manaus to monitor Leaf area dynamics and soil water stock dynamics. These data were part of a PhD Thesis. Data available are preliminary data. 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. Known problems: Data file does not provide adequate column descriptions or measurement/reporting units. Comments indicate data are preliminary. Final data were not provided to the data center. Related publication might provide final data and information required to document this data set for long-term archive.

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 Monthly Precipitation Data, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil: 1999-2000. 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
PRECIPITATION AMOUNT ATMOSPHERE PRECIPITATION GROUND STATION RAIN GAUGE

Uncontrolled Theme Keyword(s):  Central amazon, Manaus region, Precipitation, Rainfall

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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