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Site Type:  Field Site

Description:  Fazenda Vitoria is a ranch in Paragominas that has been the site of numerous biogeochemical studies in primary and secondary forests, and in degraded and managed cattle pastures (Camargo et al., 1999; Davidson and Trumbore, 1995; Nepstad et al., 1994; Trumbore et al., 1995; Uhl et al., 1988). The soils are clay–rich, Latossolos Vermelho–Amarelo in the Brazilian classification system (Haplustox). The mean annual precipitation is 1800 mm and is highly seasonal. An asset of this site is the previous research on the effects of land–use change on soil C, N, and other nutrients, which provides a data history for current and future work.

Coordinates:  NLat: -2.98300, SLat: -2.98300, ELong: -47.51600, WLong: -47.51600

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