General Site Information
Site ID:CA-TP2
Site Name:Ontario - Turkey Point 1989 Plantation White Pine
Tower Team: PI: M. Altaf Arain <> - McMaster University
Elevation (m):212
NetworkAmeriFlux, Fluxnet-Canada
IGBP:ENF (Evergreen Needleleaf Forests)
Climate Koeppen:Dfb (Warm Summer Continental: significant precipitation in all seasons )
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):8
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):1036
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET2015 Dataset
FLUXNET LaThuile Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   7 years (Duration: 2002 - 2008)
FLUXNET2015:   6 years (Duration: 2002 - 2007)
FLUXNET LaThuile:   3 years (Duration: 2003 - 2005)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   217 unique downloads
FLUXNET2015:   386 unique downloads
FLUXNET LaThuile:   75 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246010
Description:Plantation established in 1989 over sandy agriculture land
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Publications relevant to understanding the site
Arain, M.A. and Restrepo-Coupe, N., 2005. Net ecosystem production in a temperate pine plantation in southeastern Canada. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 128: 223-241. Primary_Citation
Barr, A.G., D.M. Ricciuto, K. Schaefer, A. Richardson, D. Agarwal, P.E. Thornton, K. Davis, B. Jackson, R.B. Cook, D.Y. Hollinger, C. van Ingen, B. Amiro, A. Andrews, M.A. Arain, D. Baldocchi, T.A. Black, P. Bolstad, P. Curtis, A. Desai, D. Dragoni, L. Flanagan, L. Gu, G. Katul, B.E. Law, P. Lafleur, H. Margolis, R. Matamala, T. Meyers, H. McCaughey, R. Monson, J.W. Munger, W. Oechel, R. Oren, N. Roulet, M. Torn, and S. Verma. 2013. NACP Site: Tower Meteorology, Flux Observations with Uncertainty, and Ancillary Data. Data set. Available on-line [] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA http://dx. Reference
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
Coursolle, C.; Margolis, H.A.; Giasson, M.-A.; Bernier, P.-Y.; Amiro, B.D.; Arain, M.A.; Barr, A.G.; Black, T.A.; Goulden, M.L.; McCaughey, J.H.; Chen, J.M.; Dunn, A.L.; Grant, R.F.; Lafleur, P.M. 2012. Influence of stand age on the magnitude and seasonality of carbon fluxes in Canadian forests. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 165:136-148. Reference
Khomik M, Arain AM, Brodeur JJ, Peichl M, Restrepo-Coupé N, McLaren JD. 2010. Relative contributions of soil, foliar, and woody tissue respiration to total ecosystem respiration in four pine forests of different ages. Journal of Geophysical Research. 115(G3) Reference
Khomik M, Arain AM, Liaw K-L, McCaughey HJ. 2009. Debut of a flexible model for simulating soil respiration–soil temperature relationship: Gamma model. Journal of Geophysical Research. 114(G3) Reference
Peichl M, Arain AM, Brodeur JJ. 2010. Age effects on carbon fluxes in temperate pine forests. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 150(7-8):1090-1101. Reference
Peichl M, Arain AM, Ullah S., Moore TR. 2009. Carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide exchanges in an age-sequence of temperate pine forests. Global Change Biology. 16(8):2198-2212. Reference
Peichl M, Brodeur JJ, Khomik M, Arain AM. 2010. Biometric and eddy-covariance based estimates of carbon fluxes in an age-sequence of temperate pine forests. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 150(7-8):952-965. Reference
Peichl, M. and Arain, M.A., 2007. Allometry and partitioning of above- and below-ground tree biomass in an age-sequence of white pine forests. Forest Ecology and Management 253: 68-80. Primary_Citation
Peichl, M., Arain, A. 2006. Above- and belowground ecosystem biomass and carbon pools in an age-sequence of temperate pine plantation forests. Agric. For. Meteorol. 140, 51-63 Reference

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