IAI-Data-CRN_012_Austin_POSIT-DEC: The importance of position of senescent material on decomposition and nutrient release
Entry ID: IAIDIS760

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Summary
Abstract: The importance of standing dead material, including coarse woody
debris in forests, has been shown to be important in the regeneration
of forests, and critical for maintaining a variety of ecosystem
processes. At the same time, the importance of standing dead material,
and the dynamic of recycling of this senescent material in arid and
semiarid ecoystems is much less well understood. In addition, ... View entire text
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  N: 15.0   S: -60.0   E: -30.0   W: -90.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Austin, A.T.
Dataset Title: IAI-Data-CRN_012_Austin_POSIT-DEC
Dataset Series Name: The Role of Biodiversity and Climate in the Functioning of Ecosystems: A Comparative Study or Grasslands, Savannas, and Forests
Dataset Publisher: IAI
Issue Identification: IAI-Data-CRN_012_Austin_POSIT-DEC
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Originating Center
Data Center
Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research, Data and Information System Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://disbr1.iai.int/

Data Center Personnel
Name: LUIS MARCELO ACHITE
Phone: (55-12) 3945-6868
Fax: (55-12) 3941-4410
Email: lmachite at dir.iai.int
Contact Address:
Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research- IAI
Avenida dos Astronautas, 1758, Jardim da Granja
City: Sao Jose dos Campos
Province or State: Sao Paulo
Postal Code: 12227-010
Country: BRAZIL
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +54-11-4524-8070x8105
Email: austin at ifeva.edu.ar
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-02-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-11-09
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