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Canopy Foliage Area Index, Toolik Lake, Alaska, 1995 and 1996


This dataset contains Canopy Foliage Area Index data for Toolik Lake, Alaska. Leaf Area Index (LAI) was measured for tundra plots at the Toolik Lake Field Station during the summers of 1995 and 1996. Measurements were made on control plots, plots from which snow was removed, and plots from which snow was removed before the installation of heating cables at 10-cm depth. Plots with heating cables were heated two hours per day. A Li-Cor LAI-2000 was used to measure LAI. Data are available in ASCII and MS Excel formats via ftp.

Data access

ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Related projects: ARCSS
Observational frequency: unknown
Spatial type: point
Categories: Arctic, Land Character.
Documentation: arcss058_documentation.txt [1 KB]
Identifier: doi:10.5065/D6PZ56ZQ (Link: )

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime: 1995-05-01 00:00:00, End datetime: 1996-09-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 68.000000, Minimum longitude: -148.000000
Maximum latitude: 68.000000, Maximum longitude: -148.000000


Point of contact

Steven F. Oberbauer
Dept. of Biological Sciences
E-Mail address: oberbaue at fiu dot edu