General Site Information
Site ID:CA-Qfo
Site Name:Quebec - Eastern Boreal, Mature Black Spruce
Tower Team: PI: Hank A. Margolis <> - Université Laval
Elevation (m):382
NetworkAmeriFlux, Fluxnet-Canada
IGBP:ENF (Evergreen Needleleaf Forests)
Climate Koeppen:Dfc (Subarctic: severe winter, no dry season, cool summer)
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):-0.36
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):962
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET2015 Dataset
FLUXNET LaThuile Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   8 years (Duration: 2003 - 2010)
FLUXNET2015:   8 years (Duration: 2003 - 2010)
FLUXNET LaThuile:   4 years (Duration: 2003 - 2006)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   231 unique downloads
FLUXNET2015:   795 unique downloads
FLUXNET LaThuile:   245 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246829
Description:49.69247° N / 74.34204° W, elevation of 387 mm, 90 - 100 yr old Black Spruce, Jack Pine, feather moss
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Publications relevant to understanding the site
Bergeron, O., H.A. Margolis, T.A. Black, C. Coursolle, A.L. Dunn, A.G. Barr and S.C. Wofsy. 2006. Comparison of carbon fluxes over three boreal black spruce forests in Canada. Global Change Biology. 12, 1-19 Reference
Bergeron, O., Margolis, H.A., Black, T.A., Coursolle, C., Dunn, A.L., Barr, A.G., Wofsy, S.C. 2007. Comparison of CO2 fluxes over three boreal black spruce forests in Canada. Global Change Biol. 13: 89-107, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01281.x. Primary_Citation
Chen, J.M.; Govind, A.; Sonnentag, O.; Zhang, Y.; Barr, A.; Amiro, B. 2006. Leaf area index measurements at Fluxnet Canada forest sites. Agric. For. Meteorol. 140, 257-268. Reference

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