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Forest Inventories at Burned and Unburned Tropical Forest Sites, Acre, Brazil, 2014
Entry ID: Forest_Inventory_Data_Brazil_1563_1


Summary
Abstract: This dataset provides measurements for diameter at breast height (DBH) and species identification of trees for inventories taken at five tropical forest sites in Acre state, Brazil, in the southwestern Amazon region. The sites included one in a forest reserve (Reserva Bonal) and four within forest fragments situated on private property. The inventory sites included forests burned in 2005 and 2010 and also unburned forests. Surveys were conducted in July and August 2014.

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Description: Inventory of Burned and Unburned Tropical Forest Sites, Acre, Brazil, 2014: Forest_Inventory_Data_Brazil.pdf


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Description: Photos of recovering burned (left) and unburned (right) sampling sites show vegetation changes due to burning and recovery of aboveground biomass after burning. Photos courtesy of I. Numata.

Geographic Coverage
 N: -9.73 S: -9.9  E: -67.02  W: -67.64

Data Set Citation
Version: 1


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2014-07-01
Stop Date: 2014-08-31


Science Keywords
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >FORESTS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >FOREST COMPOSITION/VEGETATION STRUCTURE    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >WILDFIRES >BURNED AREA    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Platform
FIELD SURVEYS    [Information]


Instrument
STEEL MEASURING TAPE    [Information]


Project
Vegetation >Vegetation Collection    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC)    [Information]
Data Center URL: https://daac.ornl.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED


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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15



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