Konza Prairie

Fluxnet Information
Site Name: Konza Prairie
Description: Burned on an annual basis. Bison reintroduced in 1987. Experimental cattle herds in 1992.
Status: Active, core measurements presently being made
Fluxnet Site Code: US-Kon
Location Information
Country: Kansas, United States
Coordinates:
(Lat, Long)
39.0824, -96.5603

Contacts

Investigator Information
Investigator: Nathaniel Brunsell (Website)
brunsell@ku.edu

Kansas University
Department of Geography, Atmospheric Science Program
1475 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045-7613
785-864-2021
Investigator: Jay Ham (Website)
jayham@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Dept. of Agronomy
2004 Throckmorton Plant Sciences Center
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
785-532-6119
Investigator: Alan Knapp (Website)
aknapp@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Division of Biology
Ackert Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
785-532-7094
Investigator: Clenton Owensby (Website)
owensby@ksu.ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Agronomy Dept.
Throckmorton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-5501
785-532-7232
Investigator: Charles Rice (Website)
cwrice@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Department of Agronomy
2004 Throckmorton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
(785) 532-7217
Investigator: Loretta Johnson (Website)
johnson@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Division of Biology
232 Ackert Hall
Manhattan, KS USA 66506-4901
(785) 532-6921
Investigator: John Blair (Website)
jblair@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Division of Biology
201 Bushnell Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
(785) 532-7065

Data Links

Data Collection Timeframe:1996-2013
Site Flux Data
External Web Site: http://www.konza.ksu.edu/
Links to Additional Site Related Information
MODIS Visualization: http://daac.ornl.gov/cgi-bin/MODIS/GR_col5_1/mod_viz.html?id=915
EOS Land Validation Field Site: http://landval.gsfc.nasa.gov/coresite_gen.html
AERONET Site: http://aeronet.gsfc.nasa.gov/new_web/photo_db/site_index.html
Mid-Continent Intensive (MCI) Site: http://public.ornl.gov/ameriflux/mid-continent/midcontinent_site_data.shtml#konza
LTER Site: http://www.lternet.edu/
NOAA Climate Research Network Site: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/crn
Daymet Data Download: http://daymet.ornl.gov/data/send/query?lat=39.0823925&lon=-96.56027694

Site Characteristics

FLUXNET Determined Variables

Site Characteristics
GTOPO30 Elevationmore info: 430m
Investigator Provided Vegetation Typemore info: C4 tallgrass prairie
KGCCmore info: Cfa - Warm temperate fully humid with hot summer
Plant Functional Typemore info: Grass
NPP Land Covermore info: Annual Grass Vegetation
LAI F/PAR Land Covermore info: Grasses/Cereal Crops
UMD Land Covermore info: Grasslands
IGBP Land Covermore info: Grasslands
Fluxes collectedmore info: FC - Eddy Covariance

Affiliations

Affiliation Information
Affiliation Name: Unaffiliated
Affiliation Name: LTER
Affiliation Name: AERONET

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Investigator Information
Investigator: Nathaniel Brunsell (Website)
brunsell@ku.edu

Kansas University
Department of Geography, Atmospheric Science Program
1475 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045-7613
785-864-2021
Investigator: Jay Ham (Website)
jayham@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Dept. of Agronomy
2004 Throckmorton Plant Sciences Center
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
785-532-6119
Investigator: Alan Knapp (Website)
aknapp@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Division of Biology
Ackert Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
785-532-7094
Investigator: Clenton Owensby (Website)
owensby@ksu.ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Agronomy Dept.
Throckmorton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-5501
785-532-7232
Investigator: Charles Rice (Website)
cwrice@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Department of Agronomy
2004 Throckmorton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
(785) 532-7217
Investigator: Loretta Johnson (Website)
johnson@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Division of Biology
232 Ackert Hall
Manhattan, KS USA 66506-4901
(785) 532-6921
Investigator: John Blair (Website)
jblair@ksu.edu

Kansas State University
Division of Biology
201 Bushnell Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4901
(785) 532-7065
Location Information
Country: Kansas, United States
Coordinates:
(Lat, Long)
39.0824, -96.5603
Affiliation Information
Affiliation Name: Unaffiliated
Affiliation Name: LTER
Affiliation Name: AERONET
Site Characteristics
GTOPO30 Elevationmore info: 430m
Investigator Provided Vegetation Typemore info: C4 tallgrass prairie
KGCCmore info: Cfa - Warm temperate fully humid with hot summer
Plant Functional Typemore info: Grass
NPP Land Covermore info: Annual Grass Vegetation
LAI F/PAR Land Covermore info: Grasses/Cereal Crops
UMD Land Covermore info: Grasslands
IGBP Land Covermore info: Grasslands
Fluxes collectedmore info: FC - Eddy Covariance
Data Collection Timeframe:1996-2013
Site Flux Data
External Web Site: http://www.konza.ksu.edu/
Links to Additional Site Related Information
MODIS Visualization: http://daac.ornl.gov/cgi-bin/MODIS/GR_col5_1/mod_viz.html?id=915
EOS Land Validation Field Site: http://landval.gsfc.nasa.gov/coresite_gen.html
AERONET Site: http://aeronet.gsfc.nasa.gov/new_web/photo_db/site_index.html
Mid-Continent Intensive (MCI) Site: http://public.ornl.gov/ameriflux/mid-continent/midcontinent_site_data.shtml#konza
LTER Site: http://www.lternet.edu/
NOAA Climate Research Network Site: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/crn
Daymet Data Download: http://daymet.ornl.gov/data/send/query?lat=39.0823925&lon=-96.56027694
Flux Collection Information
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