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Terrain and Vegetation of Toolik Lake, AK: Permanent Plots

Summary

This data set is a summary of environmental, soil, and vegetation information collected from 81 study plots at the Toolik Lake research site in northern Alaska. Data include site factors, soil classification, description, and physical and chemical properties, as well as plant species cover. Investigators examined typical and characteristic vegetation communities of the area around Toolik Lake.

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  • 1.0 (2009-04-29)
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Language English
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  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1989-08-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1989-08-26 23:59:59

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Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 68.66, Minimum (South) Latitude: 68.61
Minimum (West) Longitude: -149.67, Maximum (East) Longitude: -149.54

Primary point of contact information

Donald A. (Skip) Walker <ffdaw@uaf.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Walker, D., Barry, N. 2009. Terrain and Vegetation of Toolik Lake, AK: Permanent Plots. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6VX0DNG. Accessed 28 May 2020.

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