The Southern Young Jack Pine site contained a single-pole tower held up above the canopy by guide wires. The tower's instruments were powered by a array of solar panels.
Location of the SSA within Canada.
Location of the Young Aspen site within the SSA.
|SSA Young Aspen Flux Tower
also called SSA-9YA-FLXTR (click here for detailed info)
|Latitude: 53.65601||UTM Easting: 478644.1||BOREAS X: 374.607|
|Longitude: -105.32314||UTM Northing: 5945298.9||BOREAS Y: 310.761|
|Elevation (ASL): 591.89 m||UTM Zone: 13|
The pole-tower at the YA site
Closer look at the pole-tower at the YA site
Solar panels powering the site,
mounted on a folding ladder
The young aspen canopy structure
Study Region Overview
Southern Study Area (SSA)
SSA Young Aspen Site (SSA-YA)
Revison Date: January 25, 1999