General Site Information
Site ID:US-SP1
Site Name:Slashpine-Austin Cary- 65yrs nat regen
Tower Team: PI: Tim Martin <tamartin@ufl.edu> - University of Florida
AncContact: Rosvel Bracho-Garrillo <rbracho@ufl.edu> - University of Florida
Affiliate: Henry L. Gholz <hgholz@nsf.edu> - National Science Foundation
Latitude:29.7381
Longitude:-82.2188
Elevation (m):50
NetworkAmeriFlux
IGBP:ENF (Evergreen Needleleaf Forests)
Climate Koeppen:Cfa (Humid Subtropical: mild with no dry season, hot summer)
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):20.06
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):1310
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET LaThuile Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   12 years (Duration: 2000 - 2011)
FLUXNET LaThuile:   6 years (Duration: 2000 - 2005)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   243 unique downloads
FLUXNET LaThuile:   224 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246100
Description:The ACMF site is a 67 hectare naturally regenerated Pinus palustris and Pinus elliottii mixed stand.
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Publications relevant to understanding the site
BibliographyUsage
A. J. Burton; K. S. Pregitzer. 2002. Measurement carbon dioxide concentration does not affect root respiration of nine tree species in the fieldTree Physiology. 22:1, 67-72. Reference
C. Fang; J. B. Moncrieff. 1998. Simple and fast technique to measure CO2 profiles in soilSoil Biology & Biochemistry. 30:14, 2107-2112. Reference
C. Fang; J. B. Moncrieff; H. L. Gholz; K. L. Clark. 1998. Soil CO2 efflux and its spatial variation in a Florida slash pine plantationPlant and Soil. 205:2, 135. Reference
H. L. Gholz; D. N. Guerin; W. P. Cropper. 1999. Phenology and productivity of saw palmetto (Serenoa repens) in a north Florida slash pine plantationCanadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere. 29:8, 1248-1253. Reference
H. L. Gholz; K. L. Clark. 2002. Energy exchange across a chronosequence of slash pine forests in FloridaAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 112:2, 87-102. Reference
H. L. Gholz; S. A. Vogel; W. P. Cropper; K. McKelvey; K. C. Ewel; R. O. Teskey; P. J. Curran. 1991. Dynamics of Canopy Structure and Light Interception in Pinus- Elliottii Stands, North FloridaEcological Monographs. 61:1, 33-51. Reference
J. B. Moncrieff; C. Fang. 1999. A model for soil CO2 production and transport 2: Application to a Florida Pinus elliotte plantationAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 95:4, 237. Reference
J. Kim; Q. Guo; D.D. Baldocchi; M.Y. Leclerc; L. Xu; H.P. Schmid. 2006. Upscaling fluxes from tower to landscape: Overlaying flux footprints on high-resolution (IKONOS) images of vegetation coverAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 136:3-4, 132-146. Reference
K. L. Clark; H. L. Gholz; J. B. Moncrieff; F. Cropley; H. W. Loescher. 1999. Environmental controls over net exchanges of carbon dioxide from contrasting Florida ecosystemsEcological Applications. 9:3, 936. Reference
K. L. Clark; H. L. Gholz; M. S. Castro. 2004. Carbon dynamics along a chronosequence of slash pine plantations in north FloridaEcological Applications. 14:4, 1154-1171. Reference
K. L. Clark; W. P. Cropper; H. L. Gholz. 2001. Evaluation of modeled carbon fluxes for a slash pine ecosystem: SPM2 simulations compared to eddy flux measurementsForest Science. 47:1, 52-59. Reference
M. S. Castro; H. L. Gholz; K. L. Clark; P. A. Steudler. 2000. Effects of forest harvesting on soil methane fluxes in Florida slash pine plantationsCanadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere. 30:10, 1534-1542. Reference
M. Y. Leclerc; A. Karipot; T. Prabha; G. Allwine; B. Lamb; H. L. Gholz. 2003. Impact of non-local advection on flux footprints over a tall forest canopy: a tracer flux experimentAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 115:1-2, 19-30. Reference
Powell et al., 2005. Can J. For. Res. 35, 1568 - 1580. Reference
Powell et al., 2008. Global Change Biology 14, 1-16 Reference
R. O. Teskey; H. L. Gholz; W. P. Cropper. 1994. Influence of Climate and Fertilization on Net Photosynthesis of Mature Slash PineTree Physiology. 14:11, 1215-1227. Reference

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