|Dataset||NPP Grassland: Lamto, Ivory Coast, 1965-1987, R1|
|Time period||1965-01-15 to 1990-12-31|
|Count||Earliest Date||Latest Date||Data Usage|
|Citations||5||2002||2015||Publications citing this dataset|
|Downloads||257||2007-12-06||2017-11-16||1064 total files downloaded|
This data set provides three data files in text format (.txt). One file contains monthly above-ground biomass measurements made in 1965 in a humid grass savanna at the Lamto Research Station, Cote Ivoire, Africa. The second file contains monthly above- and below-ground biomass measurements and calculations of carbon/nitrogen ratio of above-ground live and dead biomass and below-ground biomass from the same site for 1969-1987. The third file contains monthly and annual climate data for the study site for the period 1969-1990. Total net primary production (NPP) of the Loudetia simplex grass savanna was estimated at 2,150 g/m2/yr, of which 1,320 g/m2/yr (61%) was below-ground production. Normally 50-90% of above-ground grass biomass is burned annually, Revision Notes: Only the documentation for this data set has been modified. The data files have been checked for accuracy and are identical to those originally published in 1996.
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|Data File (Granule)||File Size||Dates|
|lmt2_npp.txt||1.5KB||1965-01-15 to 1965-12-15|
|lmt_npp.txt||9.0KB||1969-04-15 to 1987-03-15|
|lmt_cli.txt||7.6KB||1969-01-01 to 1990-12-31|
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