Brazil: Santarem-Km67-Primary Forest

Latitude: -2.856667
Longitude: -54.958889

Santarem-Km67-Primary Forest Site Gallery
Santarem-Km67-Primary Forest Site Gallery

  • Network: AmeriFlux
  • Principal investigator: Alfredo Huete
  • PI-affiliated institution: University of Technology, Sydney
  • Primary IGBP ecosystem type: Evergreen Broadleaf Forests
  • Dominant plant functional type: Evergreen broadleaf trees
  • Recent and historic disturbance and management events that may affect this site:
    • Undisturbed: No disturbance or management has occurred on the site.
  • Flux data collection:
    • Start date: August 2008
    • End date: Ongoing
  • Flux methods:
    • Eddy covariance
  • Optical data collection:
    • Start date: 2015
    • End date: Ongoing
  • Data scale: Stand
  • Collection methods: Tower
  • Types of data collected: PAR, PYR
  • Publications:
    • Huemmrich KF, Campbell P, Landis D, Middleton E. Developing a common globally applicable method for optical remote sensing of ecosystem light use efficiency. Remote Sensing of Environment. 2019 Sep 1;230:111190.
    • Ryu Y, Baldocchi DD, Kobayashi H, van Ingen C, Li J, Black TA, Beringer J, Van Gorsel E, Knohl A, Law BE, Roupsard O. Integration of MODIS land and atmosphere products with a coupled‐process model to estimate gross primary productivity and evapotranspiration from 1 km to global scales. Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2011 Dec;25(4).
    • Brede B, Verbesselt J, Dutrieux LP, Herold M. Performance of the enhanced vegetation index to detect inner-annual dry season and drought impacts on amazon forest canopies. In Proceedings of the 36th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, Berlin, Germany 2015 May (pp. 11-15).
    • Shi H, Xiao Z, Liang S, Zhang X. Consistent estimation of multiple parameters from MODIS top of atmosphere reflectance data using a coupled soil-canopy-atmosphere radiative transfer model. Remote Sensing of Environment. 2016 Oct 1;184:40-57.

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