General Site Information
Site ID:US-MRf
Site Name:Mary's River (Fir) site
Tower Team: PI: Bev Law <> - Oregon State University
FluxContact: Hyojung Kwon <> - None
Elevation (m):263
IGBP:ENF (Evergreen Needleleaf Forests)
Climate Koeppen:Csb (Mediterranean: mild with dry, warm summer)
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):10.24
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):1820
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   6 years (Duration: 2006 - 2011)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   239 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246049
Description:The Marys River Fir site is part of the "Synthesis of Remote Sensing and Field Observations to Model and Understand Disturbance and Climate Effects on the Carbon Balance of Oregon and Northern California (ORCA)". Located in the western region of Oregon the Marys River site represents the western extent of the climate gradient that spans eastward into the semi-arid basin of central Oregon. The sites that make up the eastern extent of the ORCA climate gradient is the Metolius site network (US-Me1, US-ME2, US-ME4, US-Me5) all of which are part of the TERRA PNW project at Oregon State University.
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