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Bonanza Creek Experimental Forest (BNZ) USDA Data
Entry ID: USDA0138


Summary
Abstract: The purpose of this effort is to conduct a long term study of
ecosystem structure and function by examining controls over
successional processes in Taiga forests of interior Alaska.


Collection Organization: USDA/FS - Institute of Northern Forestry

Collection Methodology: Field experience, monitored sites.

Collection Frequency: Climate data are collected continuously,
hourly summarized. Vegetation data are collected once to 5 times
a year.

Update Characteristics: The dataset is not updated in its
entirety. Continuous additions are made to the data set.

STATISTICAL INFORMATION:

It is not updated in its entirety. Continuous additions are made
to the data set.
LANGUAGE:

English
ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:

Data Center: USDA Forest Service
Dissemination Media: Magnetic hard disk, archive or magnetic
optical media (EOD's), online
File Format: Some are ASCII files and other are in databases.
Access Instructions: "http://www.lter.alaska.edu/"

Geographic Coverage
 N: 85.0 S: 0.0  E: 0.0  W: 165.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1965-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > ALASKA > ALASKA


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >FOREST SCIENCE >FOREST MENSURATION    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >FORESTS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >FOREST COMPOSITION/VEGETATION STRUCTURE    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >COMMUNITY DYNAMICS >PLANT SUCCESSION    [Definition]


Quality
On-site supervision of data collection.


Keywords
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
Agriculture And Food Security > Ecological Dynamics > Succession
ECOSYSTEMS
EXPERIMENTAL FORESTS
LAND AND FRESHWATER RESOURCES


Data Center
Pacific Northwest Research Station, Forest Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.fs.fed.us/pnw/

Data Center Personnel
Name: PHYLLIS C. ADAMS
Phone: 1-907-474-3310
Fax: 1-907-474-3350
Email: padams at spruce.lter.alaska.edu
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
Institute of Northern Forestry
308 Tanana Drive
City: Fairbanks
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775-5500
Country: USA


Personnel
LESLIE A. VIERECK
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-907-474-3324
Fax: 1-907-474-3350
Email: lviereck at LTERnet.edu
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
Institute of Northern Forestry
308 Tanana Drive
City: Fairbanks
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775-5500
Country: USA


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12



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