SERC Data Table of Contents

meta key # cano018
dataset or series of data Whole Canopy PAR transmittance in Stand Development, SERC, Edgewater, MD
keywords chronosequence, penatrance, PAR, extinction, coefficient
originator Parker, G.G., Brown, M.
file format column formatted ascii text
study site locale SERC Tower Forest, Edgewater, Anne Arundel County, MD, USA
beg. date (yyyymmdd) summer 1991
ongoing? no
end date (yyyymmdd) summer 1992
meas. freq. one-time sample
site size range .05 - 1.625 ha
# of stations 20
west long. -76.55
east long. -76.55
north lat. 38.87
south lat. 38.87
parameters plot, location, date, time of day, mean irradiance
current sharing status available to collaborators
current advertising status oral presentation, article, poster, SERC website
abstract Measurements of mean understory (1m height) PAR irradiance taken with a SunfleckCeptometer in selected stands of the SERC Forest chronosequence: test of a developmental prediction.
additional documentation / reference article Brown et al. 1994, Can. J. For. Res.

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