General Site Information
Site ID:US-SuM
Site Name:Maui Sugarcane Middle
Tower Team: PI: Dong Wang <> - USDA - Agricultural Research Service, San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Sciences Center, Water Management Research Unit
PI: Ray Anderson <> - USDA-Agricultural Research Service, United States Salinity Laboratory, Contaminant Fate and Transport Unit
Elevation (m):21
IGBP:CRO (Croplands)
Climate Koeppen:Aw (Tropical savanna)
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):24.1
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):287
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   2 years (Duration: 2013 - 2014)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   199 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246158
Description:Continuous, irrigated, sugarcane cultivation for >100 years. Practice is to grow plant sugarcane for 2 years, drydown, burn leaves, harvest cane, and then till and replant very shortly after harvest. Site differs from Sugarcane Windy and Sugarcane Lee/sheltered in soil and meteorology.
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Publications relevant to understanding the site
Anderson, R. G., R. Tirado-Corbalá, D. Wang, and J. E. Ayars (2015), Long-rotation sugarcane in Hawaii sustains high carbon accumulation and radiation use efficiency in 2nd year of growth, Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 199, 216–224. Primary_Citation

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