General Site Information
Site ID:US-Bo2
Site Name:Bondville (companion site)
Tower Team: PI: Carl Bernacchi <> - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Affiliate: Steven E. Hollinger <> - Illinois State Water Survey
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:   5 years (Duration: 2004 - 2008)
FLUXNET LaThuile:   3 years (Duration: 2004 - 2006)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   266 unique downloads
FLUXNET LaThuile:   74 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246037
Description:Located 400m north of Tilden Meyer's site and planted with opposite crop in corn/soybean rotation
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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. 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
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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