GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION OF ROOT NUTRIENT CONCENTRATIONS IN TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS
Entry ID: root_nutrients

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Summary
Abstract: Nutrient measurements for fine roots were compiled from 56 published studies providing information on 372 different combinations of species, root diameter, rooting depths, and soils at a variety of locations. The compilation was used to examine dynamics of 14 nutrients, including translocation properties of roots of varying size and status.Fine roots are an important source and sink for nutrients ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.82   S: -35.35   E: 148.9   W: -127.83

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: GORDON, W.S.JACKSON, R.B.
Dataset Title: GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION OF ROOT NUTRIENT CONCENTRATIONS IN TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS
Dataset Release Date: 2003
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=659&term2attribut...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1959-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-01-01
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Platform
LABORATORY Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC) Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://daac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: 659

Data Center Personnel
Name: ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-04-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-11-21
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