Soil Changes Over Time Within a Dry Meadow, Long Term Soil Organic Matter Study, Russia
Entry ID: RAS.SCG.DryMeadow

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Summary
Abstract: This experiment began in 1965. The present cutting meadow was formed
on land that was ploughed in 1890-1900, then used only for hay harvest
without any treatment. The soil at the site developed on loess-like
loams, underlain by moraine. The climatic region of the sit falls
within the cold temperate boreal boudaries. The studied soil has no
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 55.42   S: 55.41   E: 37.17   W: 37.16
Min Depth: SURFACE Max Depth: 100 CM

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1965-01-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 5 cm
Temporal Resolution: varies by specific measurement
Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE > AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS > FERTILIZERS Parameter Definition
AGRICULTURE > AGRICULTURAL PLANT SCIENCE > CROP/PLANT YIELDS Parameter Definition
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Quality a) Details of the plots
Width of smallest plot is 50 m
Length of smallest plot is 100 m
Slope: 3-4% . Shape: Uniform
Width of Discard Strip around plot: 10-20 m

b) Details of replication, randomization and controls

There are at least 5 replicates in the experiment. The experiment has
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Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Scientific Centre for Geoecology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ras.ru/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ELENA YAKIMENKO
Phone: (095) 923 18 86
Phone: (095) 923 31 11
Fax: (095) 923 1886
Email: egc at geoenv.msk.su
Contact Address:
Scientific Centre for Geoecology,
Russian Academy of Sciences,
Ulansky Line 13, bd 2,
City: MOSCOW
Postal Code: 101000
Country: RUSSIA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Dry meadow as a biogeoceonos. Nauka, Moscow, 1978.
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-01-31
Future DIF Review Date: 2001-02-17
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