General Site Information
Site ID:US-Whs
Site Name:Walnut Gulch Lucky Hills Shrub
Tower Team: PI: Russ Scott <russ.scott@ars.usda.gov> - United States Department of Agriculture
Latitude:31.7438
Longitude:-110.0522
Elevation (m):1370
NetworkAmeriFlux
IGBP:OSH (Open Shrublands)
Climate Koeppen:Bsk (Steppe: warm winter)
Mean Annual Temperature (degrees C):17.6
Mean Annual Precipitation (mm):320
Data Products: AmeriFlux BASE Dataset
FLUXNET2015 Dataset
Data Availability: AmeriFlux BASE:   9 years (Duration: 2007 - 2015)
FLUXNET2015:   8 years (Duration: 2007 - 2014)
Data Downloads to Date: AmeriFlux BASE:   230 unique downloads
FLUXNET2015:   616 unique downloads
Data DOIs: AmeriFlux BASE DOI: 10.17190/AMF/1246113
Description:A semiarid Chihuahuan Desert shrubland located in the USDA-ARS Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed (WGEW) surrounding the town of Tombstone, AZ. The site vegetation is comprised of a diverse stand of mainly Chihuahuan desert shrub species like acacia constricta, larrea tridentata, and florensia cernua.
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