General Site Information
Site ID:US-Ho1
Site Name:Howland Forest (main tower)
Tower Team: PI: David Hollinger <> - USDA Forest Service
Affiliate: Aaron Teets <> - University of Maine
Elevation (m):60
IGBP:ENF (Evergreen Needleleaf Forests)
Climate Koeppen:Dfb (Warm Summer Continental: significant precipitation in all seasons )
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):5.27
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):1070
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET LaThuile Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   19 years (Duration: 1996 - 2014)
FLUXNET LaThuile:   9 years (Duration: 1996 - 2004)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   279 unique downloads
FLUXNET LaThuile:   247 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246061
Description:Closed conifer forest, minimal disturbance. References: Fernandez et al. (1993), Canadian Journal of Soil Science 73 317-328. Hollinger et al. (1999), Global Change Biology 5: 891-902. Savage KE, Davidson EA (2001), Global Biogeochemical Cycles 15 337-350. Scott et al. (2004), Environmental Management, Vol. 33, Supplement 1, pp. S9-S22. Hollinger et al. (2004), Global Change Biology 10: 1689-1706.
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