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NPP Tropical Forest: Magdalena Valley, Colombia, 1970-1971, R1

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Data setNPP Tropical Forest: Magdalena Valley, Colombia, 1970-1971, R1
DOI10.3334/ORNLDAAC/477
Release date2013-10-17
ProjectNet Primary Productivity (NPP)
Time Period1951-01-01 to 1997-12-31

Description

This data set contains two NPP data files and one climate data file (ASCI .txt format). The NPP files contain data for above-ground biomass, litterfall, and nutrient content of above-ground vegetation, organic surface layer, and soils measured during an 18-month period in 1970 and 1971 at two contrasting tropical seasonal evergreen forests in Magdalena Valley, Colombia. The climate record provides mean monthly and annual precipitation (1951-1992) and mean monthly and annual average temperature (1970-1997) from Barranca Bermeja (7.00 N 73.80 W) near the Magdalena Valley sites.

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Citation

Folster, H. 2013. NPP Tropical Forest: Magdalena Valley, Colombia, 1970-1971, R1. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/477
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Project

Net Primary Productivity (NPP): NPP (net primary production) data from existing field measurements are being compiled for approximately 100 study sites covering several major world ecosystem types. These data are used by global change modelers to develop and validate models of vegetation-soil-atmosphere interactions within the global carbon cycle and to help calibrate remote sensing of vegetation worldwide

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
mgd1_npp.txt 3.7 KB 1970-05-01 - 1971-04-30
mgd2_npp.txt 2.3 KB 1970-05-01 - 1971-04-30
mgd_cli.txt 9.7 KB 1951-01-01 - 1997-12-31

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