Ghanzi/Okwa River Crossing

Fluxnet Information
Site Name: Ghanzi/Okwa River Crossing
Description: The experiment was conducted on the Dqae Qare reserve, located approximately 24 km northeast of Ghanzi, Botswana. Two sites were selected less than 2 km apart for intensive measurements, one with an herbaceous canopy composed primarily of grass, and one with herbaceous vegetation mixed with a tree cover representative of the region.
Status: Inactive, core measurements no longer being made
Fluxnet Site Code: BW-Ghz
Location Information
Country: Botswana
Coordinates:
(Lat, Long)
-22.40916667, 21.71305556

Contacts

Investigator Information
Investigator: Todd Scanlon
tms2v@virginia.edu
University of Virginia
Environmental Sciences
Charlottesville, VA 22904

434-924-3382

Data Links

Data Collection Timeframe:2002-2002
Links to Additional Site Related Information
MODIS Visualization: http://daac.ornl.gov/cgi-bin/MODIS/GR_col5_1/mod_viz.html?id=93

Site Characteristics

FLUXNET Determined Variables

Site Characteristics
GTOPO30 Elevationmore info: 1073m
KGCCmore info: BSh - Arid Steppe hot
Plant Functional Typemore info: Shrub
NPP Land Covermore info: Annual Broadleaf Vegetation
LAI F/PAR Land Covermore info: Shrubs
UMD Land Covermore info: Open Shrublands
IGBP Land Covermore info: Open Shrublands

Affiliations

Affiliation Information
Affiliation Name: Unaffiliated

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Investigator Information
Investigator: Todd Scanlon
tms2v@virginia.edu
University of Virginia
Environmental Sciences
Charlottesville, VA 22904

434-924-3382
Location Information
Country: Botswana
Coordinates:
(Lat, Long)
-22.40916667, 21.71305556
Affiliation Information
Affiliation Name: Unaffiliated
Site Characteristics
GTOPO30 Elevationmore info: 1073m
KGCCmore info: BSh - Arid Steppe hot
Plant Functional Typemore info: Shrub
NPP Land Covermore info: Annual Broadleaf Vegetation
LAI F/PAR Land Covermore info: Shrubs
UMD Land Covermore info: Open Shrublands
IGBP Land Covermore info: Open Shrublands
Data Collection Timeframe:2002-2002
Links to Additional Site Related Information
MODIS Visualization: http://daac.ornl.gov/cgi-bin/MODIS/GR_col5_1/mod_viz.html?id=93
Flux Collection Information
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