General Site Information
Site ID:US-Prr
Site Name:Poker Flat Research Range Black Spruce Forest
Tower Team: PI: Hideki Kobayashi <> - Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
PI: Rikie Suzuki <> - Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
FluxContact: Hiroki Ikawa <> - Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, NARO
DataManager: Robert Busey <> - International Arctic Research Center
Elevation (m):210
IGBP:ENF (Evergreen Needleleaf Forests)
Climate Koeppen:Dwc (Subarctic: severe, dry winter, cool summer )
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):-2
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):275
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET2015 Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   5 years (Duration: 2010 - 2014)
FLUXNET2015:   5 years (Duration: 2010 - 2014)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   256 unique downloads
FLUXNET2015:   499 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246153
Description:This site is located in a blackspruce forest within the property of the Poker Flat Research Range, University of Alaska, Fairbanks. Time-lapse image of the canopy is measured at the same time to relate flux data to satellite images.
Acknowledgments:JICS (JAMSTEC-IARC Collaboration Study)
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Publications relevant to understanding the site
Nakai, Taro, Yongwon Kim, Robert C. Busey, Rikie Suzuki, Shin Nagai, Hideki Kobayashi, Hotaek Park, Konosuke Sugiura, and Akihiko Ito. “Characteristics of Evapotranspiration from a Permafrost Black Spruce Forest in Interior Alaska.” Polar Science 7, no. 2 (June 2013): 136–148. Analysis_Result

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