General Site Information
Site ID:US-Bo1
Site Name:Bondville
Tower Team: PI: Tilden Meyers <> - NOAA/ARL
Elevation (m):219
IGBP:CRO (Croplands)
Climate Koeppen:Dfa (Humid Continental: humid with severe winter, no dry season, hot summer)
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):11.02
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):991
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET LaThuile Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   13 years (Duration: 1996 - 2008)
FLUXNET LaThuile:   12 years (Duration: 1996 - 2007)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   311 unique downloads
FLUXNET LaThuile:   263 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246036
Description:Agriculture, continuous no-till since 1986, Annual rotation between corn (C4) and soybeans (C3). The field was planted with corn during 2005 and 2007, with soybeans during 2006 and 2008.
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Publications relevant to understanding the site
C. J. Bernacchi; S. E. Hollinger; T.Meyers. 2005. The conversion of the corn/soybean ecosystem to no-till agriculture may result in a carbon sinkGlobal Change Biology. 11, 1-6. Reference
D. P. Turner; S. T. Gower; W. B. Cohen; M. Gregory; T. K. Maiersperger. 2002. Effects of spatial variability in light use efficiency on satellite-based NPP monitoringRemote Sensing of Environment. 80:3, 397-405. Reference
D. P. Turner; S. Urbanski; D. Bremer; S. C. Wofsy; T. Meyers; S. T. Gower; M. Gregory. 2003. A cross-biome comparison of daily light use efficiency for gross primary productionGlobal Change Biology. 9:3, 383-395. Reference
Markus Reichstein; Eva Falge; Dennis Baldocchi; Dario Papale; Marc Aubinet; Paul Berbigier; Christian Bernhofer; Nina Buchmann; Tagir Gilmanov; Andre Granier; Thomas Grunwald; Katka Havrankova; Hannu Ilvesniemi; Dalibor Janous; Alexander Knohl; Tuomas Laurila; Annalea Lohila; Denis Loustau; Giorgio Matteucci; Tilden Meyers; Franco Miglietta; Jean-Marc Ourcival; Jukka Pumpanen; Serge Rambal; Eyal Rotenberg; Maria Sanz; John Tenhunen; Gunther Seufert; Francesco Vaccari; Timo Vesala; Dan Yakir; Riccardo Valentini. 2005. On the separation of net ecosystem exchange into assimilation and ecosystem respiration: review and improved algorithmGlobal Change Biology. 11:9, 1424-1439. Reference
S. Koloutsou-Vakakis; C. M. Carrico; P. Kus; M. J. Rood; Z. Li; R. Shrestha; J. A. Ogren; J. C. Chow; J. G. Watson. 2001. Aerosol properties at a midlatitude Northern Hemisphere continental siteJournal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres. 106:D3, 3019-3032. Reference
Steven E. Hollinger; Carl J. Bernacchi; Tilden P. Meyers. 2005. Carbon budget of mature no-till ecosystem in North Central Region of the United StatesAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 130:1-2, 59-69. Reference
Tilden P. Meyers a,∗, Steven E. Hollinger An assessment of storage terms in the surface energy balance of maize and soybean. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 125 (2004) 105–115 Reference

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