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Site Type:  Flux Tower Site

Description:  The FLONA Caxiuanã is an undisturbed and protected national forest near the mouth of the Amazon River in the state of Pará. It is located 350 km west of Belém on the Pará River and just east of the Xingu River. A 33,000 ha ecological research station lies within the national forest (200,000 ha). This reserve encompasses upland (terra firme) and seasonally flooded forest (varzea) amidst a network of rivers and lakes. Other vegetation types in the area include wetlands, savanna, and bottomland forest (igapo).

Coordinates:  NLat: -1.74830, SLat: -1.74830, ELong: -51.45360, WLong: -51.45360

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Synthesis/Modelling teams using data from this site  more

Research teams that collected data at this site during 1998 - 2005   more

Registered Datasets  more

Related Research Sites within Pará Eastern (Belém): 
Bragantina
Capitao Poco
Carajás
Fazenda Cauaxi
Igarapé Açu
Jari Celulose
Marabá
Marajó
Paragominas
Peixe Boi
Ponta de Pedras
Santana do Araguaia
Sao Francisco do Para
Tailândia
Tomé Açu

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