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Council Leaf Area Index Measurements (ASCII) [Copass, C.]


This dataset contains point based measurements of Leaf Area Index (LAI) from the Council Grids. The LAI data were collected with the Licor LAI-2000 Canopy Analyzer on multiple dates, including approximately peak season biomass during the 1999 field season.

This dataset is available in both ASCII and EXCEL formats - For data browsing, we suggest ordering the EXCEL version and using EXCEL to plot the data. NOTE: This dataset contains the data in ASCII format.

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Additional information

  • 1.0 (2007-11-05)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency other
Language English
Grant Code 9732126
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-06-22 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-08-24 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 64.94, Minimum (South) Latitude: 64.84
Minimum (West) Longitude: -164.74, Maximum (East) Longitude: -163.64

Primary point of contact information

Catharine D. Copass <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Copass, C., et al. 2007. Council Leaf Area Index Measurements (ASCII). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 18 Jan 2021.

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