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Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots, Umiat, North Slope, Alaska, 1951


DatasetPre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots, Umiat, North Slope, Alaska, 1951
Release date2017-02-13
Time period1951-07-01 to 1951-08-31

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This data set provides vegetation cover and plot data collected during the periods of July and August, 1951, from 51 stands (areas of homogeneous vegetation communities) in the the Umiat region of Alaska, on the Colville River. The Umiat area is within the Northern Foothills section of the Arctic Foothills province on the slope north of the Brooks Range. Data include vegetation species, percent cover classes, soil moisture, topographic position, slope, aspect, and plot shape and size.

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Churchill, E.D., D.A. Walker, A.L. Breen, and L.A. Druckenmiller. 2017. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots, Umiat, North Slope, Alaska, 1951. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
Umiat_Environmental_Data.csv 15.2KB 1951-07-01 to 1951-08-31
Umiat_Species_Data.csv 18.0KB 1951-07-01 to 1951-08-31

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  • Umiat_Plot_Photos.pdf
  • Umiat_Veg_Plots.pdf

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